Definitions for revere

Definitions for (noun) revere

Main entry: revere, revers

Definition: a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the reverse side

Main entry: Revere, Paul Revere

Definition: 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)

Definitions for (verb) revere

Main entry: idolise, idolize, hero-worship, worship, revere

Definition: love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol

Usage: Many teenagers idolized the Beatles

Main entry: revere, reverence, fear, venerate

Definition: regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of

Usage: Fear God as your father; We venerate genius

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