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Overview of noun revere

The noun revere has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Revere, Paul Revere

(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))

2. revers, revere

(a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the reverse side)


Overview of verb revere

The verb revere has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) idolize, idolise, worship, hero-worship, revere

(love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles")

2. (1) reverence, fear, revere, venerate

(regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius")

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