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See definition of venerating on Dictionary.com
  • as indevout
  • as inobedient
  • as inrespectful

synonyms for venerating

  • adoring
  • ardent
  • faithful
  • fervent
  • passionate
  • pious
  • religious
  • sincere
  • zealous
  • adherent
  • deep
  • earnest
  • fervid
  • genuine
  • godly
  • goody two-shoes
  • goody-goody
  • heartfelt
  • holy
  • intense
  • orthodox
  • pietistic
  • prayerful
  • profound
  • reverent
  • revering
  • serious
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antonyms for venerating

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  • apathetic
  • cold
  • cool
  • dishonest
  • disloyal
  • dispassionate
  • frigid
  • indifferent
  • irreligious
  • unenthusiastic
  • unexcited
  • insincere
  • unbelieving
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How to use venerating in a sentence

In his eyes was a reverence that amounted to venerating love, wistful adoration!
THE WOLF CUBPATRICK CASEY
The monuments themselves then came to be venerated,—and not the less because the reason for venerating them was no longer known.
THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDMUND BURKE, VOL. VII. (OF 12)EDMUND BURKE
Once more he uttered the benediction, and saw the faces of men and women lifted towards him in venerating love.
ROMOLAGEORGE ELIOT
Venerating, adoring, I bowed my head at last to kiss her snow-white robe, and trembled at my presumption.
IMAGINARY CONVERSATIONS AND POEMSWALTER SAVAGE LANDOR
I can understand a man venerating it as a ruin; and I can understand a man despising it as a rubbish-heap.
WHAT I SAW IN AMERICAG. K. CHESTERTON
He had seen too much of more vivid colours to be capable now of venerating greatly the dull and dubious tints of blue and yellow.
THE PATRICIANJOHN GALSWORTHY
Venerating the human mind, he was bent on vindicating its dignity against those who disputed its titles.
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION IN ENGLAND, VOL. 3 OF 3HENRY THOMAS BUCKLE
And I have heard of papists venerating little pieces of saints' bones.
THE LADY OF FORT ST. JOHNMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
But an interest in Matilda sprung up in her breast, in proportion as she conceived a venerating gratitude for Darrell.
WHAT WILL HE DO WITH IT, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
Beware of venerating the names of martyrs falsely so called, and the memory of dubious saints.
A POPULAR HISTORY OF FRANCE FROM THE EARLIEST TIMESFRANCOIS PIERRE GUILLAUME GUIZOT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO VENERATING

  • adherent
  • adoring
  • ardent
  • deep
  • earnest
  • faithful
  • fervent
  • fervid
  • genuine
  • godly
  • goody two-shoes
  • goody-goody
  • heartfelt
  • holy
  • intense
  • orthodox
  • passionate
  • pietistic
  • pious
  • prayerful
  • profound
  • religious
  • reverent
  • revering
  • serious
  • sincere
  • venerating
  • zealous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.