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Word: venerate

Definition: revere; treat with great respect


Sentences Containing 'venerate'

After his death, the Oksan Seowon was erected on Jaok Mountain to venerate his memory.
Money was paid in order to venerate these relics and thus escape years in purgatory.
The idea is that grace will be heaped upon those who venerate Mary, and that all continents are united with her by the virtues of faith, hope and charity.
Theistic Satanists venerate Satan as a supernatural deity, viewing him not as omnipotent but rather as a patriarch.

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