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  Definition of Revere
  1. a lapel on a woman''s garment; turned back to show the reverse side
  2. American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
  3. love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"
  4. regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"
Similar Words: revers, Revere, Paul Revere, idolize, idolise, worship, hero-worship, reverence, fear, venerate

 

Hyponyms: drool over, slobber over, enshrine, saint, worship

 

Derivational Morphology: reverence, worship, adoration, worshiper, worshipper, idolization, idolisation, idol, matinee idol, paragon, perfection, beau ideal, graven image, god, idolizer, idoliser, fear, awe, veneration, venerator

 

 
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