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reverent

adjective uk   /ˈrev.ər.ənt/  us   /-ɚ.ənt/
showing great respect and admiration: A reverent silence fell over the crowd.
Opposite
reverently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
He laid the wreath reverently in front of the memorial.
Translations of “reverent”
in Chinese (Traditional) 肅然起敬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肃然起敬…
(Definition of reverent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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