Definition of "venerating" []

  • To hold in deep respect; revere (verb)
  • To honour in recognition of qualities of holiness, excellence, wisdom, etc (verb)
  • Present participle of venerate. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "venerating" in a sentence
  • "At first complicit in venerating saintly bits, the church had to curb the ghoulish trend."
  • "Essentialism, in venerating outdated ideas about gender roles (even as they claim to deny them) is a definitively conservative idea."
  • "For all its anti-religious rhetoric, the USSR boasted "sacred" texts, condemned "heretics", revered founders, conducted rituals (such as venerating"