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1. worship

noun. ['ˈwɝːʃəp, ˈwɝːʃɪp'] the activity of worshipping.

Synonyms

  • fire-worship
  • devotion
  • apotheosis
  • activity
  • astrolatry
  • diabolatry
  • idiolatry
  • idol worship
  • cultism
  • moon-worship
  • worship of heavenly bodies
  • exaltation
  • pyrolatry
  • self-worship
  • ancestor worship
  • supplication
  • devil-worship
  • idolization
  • salah
  • selenolatry
  • zoolatry
  • idolatry
  • arborolatry
  • salat
  • prayer
  • hierolatry
  • autolatry
  • hagiolatry
  • tree-worship
  • animal-worship
  • cosmolatry
  • deification
  • sun-worship
  • latria
  • idolisation
  • salaat
  • praise
  • veneration
  • heliolatry
  • monolatry
  • salaah
  • demonolatry

Antonyms

  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation

Etymology

  • weorþscipe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word worship


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can use your family worship night to further your own personal study.

2. Verb, base form
Hindus do not worship Brahman.

3. Adjective
Christians use prayer during Bible study and in worship service.

Quotes containing the word worship


1. Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
- Oscar Wilde

2. The Seven Social Sins are: Wealth without work. Pleasure without conscience. Knowledge without character. Commerce without morality. Science without humanity. Worship without sacrifice. Politics without principle.From a sermon given by Frederick Lewis Donaldson in Westminster Abbey, London, on March 20, 1925.
- Frederick Lewis Donaldson

3. When he shall die,Take him and cut him out in little stars,And he will make the face of heaven so fineThat all the world will be in love with nightAnd pay no worship to the garish sun.
- William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare Collection)

2. word-worship

noun. the worship of words.

Synonyms

  • idolatry
  • cultism
  • devotion
  • grammatolatry
  • veneration

3. self-worship

noun. the worship of yourself.

Synonyms

  • worship
  • idiolatry

Antonyms

  • miss
  • hate

4. hero-worship

verb. love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol.

Synonyms

  • revere
  • slobber over
  • idolize
  • worship
  • drool over
  • idolise

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • disrespect
  • inactivity
  • miss

5. sun-worship

noun. the worship of the sun.

Synonyms

  • heliolatry

Antonyms

  • miss
  • hate

6. devil-worship

noun. the acts or rites of worshiping devils.

Synonyms

  • diabolatry
  • demonolatry

Antonyms

  • miss
  • hate

7. worship

verb. ['ˈwɝːʃəp, ˈwɝːʃɪp'] love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol.

Synonyms

  • revere
  • slobber over
  • idolize
  • hero-worship
  • drool over
  • idolise

Antonyms

  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • weorþscipe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. worship

verb. ['ˈwɝːʃəp, ˈwɝːʃɪp'] show devotion to (a deity).

Synonyms

  • reverence
  • venerate
  • fear

Antonyms

  • active
  • nonreligious person
  • criticize
  • disparage

Etymology

  • weorþscipe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. worship

verb. ['ˈwɝːʃəp, ˈwɝːʃɪp'] attend religious services.

Synonyms

  • attend
  • offer
  • offer up

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • disesteem
  • disrespect
  • irreverence

Etymology

  • weorþscipe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. worship

noun. ['ˈwɝːʃəp, ˈwɝːʃɪp'] a feeling of profound love and admiration.

Synonyms

  • love

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source

Etymology

  • weorþscipe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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