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Worshipful definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

WORSHIPFUL, a.
1. Claiming respect; worthy of honor from its character or dignity.
This is worshipful society.
2. A term of respect, sometimes ironically.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: showing adoration [syn: adoring, worshipful]
2: showing great reverence for god; "a godly man"; "leading a godly life" [syn: godly, reverent, worshipful]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic notable, distinguished b. chiefly British used as a title for various persons or groups of rank or distinction 2. giving or expressing worship or veneration worshipfully adverb worshipfulness noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 (usu. Worshipful) Brit. a title given to justices of the peace and to certain old companies or their officers etc. 2 archaic entitled to honour or respect. 3 archaic imbued with a spirit of veneration. Derivatives: worshipfully adv. worshipfulness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Worshipful Wor"ship*ful, a. Entitled to worship, reverence, or high respect; claiming respect; worthy of honor; -- often used as a term of respect, sometimes ironically. ``This is worshipful society.'' --Shak. [She is] so dear and worshipful. --Chaucer. -- Wor"ship*ful*ly, adv. -- Wor"ship*ful*ness, n.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If someone has a worshipful attitude to a person or thing, they show great respect and admiration for them. ...Franklin's almost worshipful imitation of his cousin. = reverential ADJ: ADJ n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Venerable, reverend, honorable, worthy of honor.

Moby Thesaurus

Christian, Christianlike, Christianly, acknowledged, admiring, admitted, adorant, adoring, apotheosizing, august, awe-inspiring, awed, awesome, awestricken, awestruck, awful, believing, conventional, creditable, cultish, cultist, cultistic, customary, deifying, devoted, devotional, devout, dreadful, dutiful, established, esteemed, estimable, faithful, fixed, folk, hallowed, handed down, held in esteem, hero-worshiping, heroic, highly esteemed, highly regarded, highly reputed, highly respectable, hoary, honorable, honored, idolatrous, idolizing, immemorial, imploring, in awe, in favor, in good odor, in high favor, in the dust, inveterate, legendary, long-established, long-standing, meritorious, mythological, noble, of long standing, of the folk, on bended knee, oral, pietistic, pious, prayerful, precative, precatory, prescriptive, prestigious, prostrate before, received, recognized, religious, reputable, respectable, respected, revered, reverend, reverent, reverential, rooted, solemn, suppliant, supplicant, supplicatory, theistic, time-honored, traditional, tried and true, true-blue, understood, unwritten, venerable, venerated, venerational, venerative, well-thought-of, worshiping, worthy




 


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