- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||venerates, venerating, venerated
||to treat or regard with great respect, honor, or reverence.
She taught her children to venerate their grandfather, who had been an inventor as well as a distinguished scientist.
- admire, hallow, revere, reverence
- similar words:
- adore, bless, consecrate, esteem, exalt, fear, honor, idolize, respect, worship
||admire, cherish, crown, glorify, prize