revered has definitions from the field of religion
1
[ adjective ] profoundly honored

Synonyms

venerable august

Examples

"revered holy men"

Used in print

("Editorials"...)

If some future Khrushchev decided to rake_up the misdeeds of his revered predecessor , would not the factory_workers pass the same resolutions applauding his dispossession ?

Related terms

honorable

2
[ adjective ] (religion) worthy of adoration or reverence

Related terms

sacred

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