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1. veneration

noun. ['ˌvɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] a feeling of profound respect for someone or something.

Synonyms

  • awe
  • emotion
  • fear

Antonyms

  • sorrow
  • love
  • fearlessness
  • afraid

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Words that Rhyme with Veneration

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word veneration


1. Noun, singular or mass
Water in motion is particularly venerated, and many mountain springs and waterfalls have become sites of Taoist veneration.

Quotes containing the word veneration


1. That which is impenetrable to us really exists. Behind the secrets of nature remains something subtle, intangible, and inexplicable. Veneration for this force beyond anything that we can comprehend is my religion.
- Albert Einstein

2. Try and penetrate with our limited means the secrets of nature and you will find that, behind all the descernible laws and connections, there remains something subtle, intangible and inexplicable. Veneration for this force beyond anything that we can comprehend is my religion. To that extent I am, in fact, religious.
- Albert Einstein

2. veneration

noun. ['ˌvɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] religious zeal; the willingness to serve God.

Synonyms

  • verbolatry
  • devotion
  • worship
  • symbol-worship
  • place-worship
  • Bible-worship
  • cultism
  • topolatry
  • symbololatry
  • thaumatolatry
  • bibliolatry
  • miracle-worship
  • worship of man
  • idolatry
  • lordolatry
  • symbolatry
  • gyneolatry
  • word-worship
  • gynaeolatry
  • grammatolatry
  • woman-worship

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • miss
  • disesteem
  • disrespect
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