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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·vere /rɪˈvɪr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·vere v. t. [imp. & p. p. Revered p. pr. & vb. n. Revering.]  To regard with reverence, or profound respect and affection, mingled with awe or fear; to venerate; to reverence; to honor in estimation.
    Marcus Aurelius, whom he rather revered as his father than treated as his partner in the empire.   --Addison.
 Syn: -- To venerate; adore; reverence.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: 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) [syn: Paul Revere]
      2: a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the
         reverse side [syn: revers]
      v 1: love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate
           as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles" [syn:
           idolize, idolise, worship, hero-worship]
      2: regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider
         hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your
         father"; "We venerate genius" [syn: reverence, fear, venerate]