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venerate

verb [T] uk   /ˈven.ər.eɪt/ us    /-ɚ.eɪt/ formal
to honour or very much respect a person or thing: Robert Burns is Scotland's most venerated poet.
veneration
noun [U] uk   /ˌven.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-ɚˈeɪ-/
Gandhi became an object of widespread veneration because of his unceasing struggle for freedom and equality.
Translations of “venerate”
in Spanish venerar…
in French vénérer…
in German verehren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尊重, 敬重…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尊重, 敬重…
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