rev·er·ent /ˈrɛvrənt, ˈrɛvə; ˈrɛvɚ/
1. Disposed to revere; impressed with reverence; submissive; humble; respectful; as, reverent disciples. “They . . . prostrate fell before him reverent.”
2. Expressing reverence, veneration, devotion, or submission; as, reverent words; reverent behavior.
adj 1: feeling or showing profound respect or veneration;
"maintained a reverent silence" [ant: irreverent]
2: showing great reverence for god; "a godly man"; "leading a
godly life" [syn: godly, worshipful]