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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wor·ship, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Worshiped Worshipped; p. pr. & vb. n. WorshipingWorshipping.]
 1. To respect; to honor; to treat with civil reverence.  [Obsoles.]
 Our grave . . . shall have a tongueless mouth,
 Not worshiped with a waxen epitaph.   --Shak.
    This holy image that is man God worshipeth.   --Foxe.
 2. To pay divine honors to; to reverence with supreme respect and veneration; to perform religious exercises in honor of; to adore; to venerate.
    But God is to be worshiped.   --Shak.
    When all our fathers worshiped stocks and stones.   --Milton.
 3. To honor with extravagant love and extreme submission, as a lover; to adore; to idolize.
    With bended knees I daily worship her.   --Carew.
 Syn: -- To adore; revere; reverence; bow to; honor.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the activity of worshipping
      2: a feeling of profound love and admiration [syn: adoration]
      v 1: love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate
           as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles" [syn:
           idolize, idolise, hero-worship, revere]
      2: show devotion to (a deity); "Many Hindus worship Shiva"
      3: attend religious services; "They worship in the traditional
      [also: worshipping, worshipped]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : regarded with deep or rapturous love (especially as if for a
            god); "adored grandchildren"; "an idolized wife" [syn:
            adored, idolized, idolised, worshipped(a)]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See worship