venerate
1. [ verb ] (religion) regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of
Synonyms: reverence revere fear
Examples:

"Fear God as your father" "We venerate genius"

Related terms: respect worship enshrine awe reverence
Similar spelling:   venerated
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