Associations to the word «Worship»


WORSHIP, noun. (obsolete) The condition of being worthy; honour, distinction.
WORSHIP, noun. The devotion accorded to a deity or to a sacred object.
WORSHIP, noun. The religious ceremonies that express this devotion.
WORSHIP, noun. (by extension) The ardent love of a something.
WORSHIP, noun. An object of worship.
WORSHIP, noun. Honour; respect; civil deference.
WORSHIP, verb. (transitive) To reverence (a deity, etc.) with supreme respect and veneration; to perform religious exercises in honour of.
WORSHIP, verb. (transitive) To honour with extravagant love and extreme submission, as a lover; to adore; to idolize.
WORSHIP, verb. (intransitive) To participate in religious ceremonies.
WORSHIP, noun. (British) A form of address of a mayor and other dignitaries
WORSHIP, noun. (Canada) (archaic) A form of address of a mayor.
WORSHIP THE GROUND SOMEONE WALKS ON, verb. (idiomatic) To admire someone greatly.
WORSHIP THE PORCELAIN GOD, verb. (intransitive) (idiomatic) To vomit into the toilet.

Dictionary definition

WORSHIP, noun. The activity of worshipping.
WORSHIP, noun. A feeling of profound love and admiration.
WORSHIP, verb. Love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles".
WORSHIP, verb. Show devotion to (a deity); "Many Hindus worship Shiva".
WORSHIP, verb. Attend religious services; "They worship in the traditional manner".

Wise words

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Blaise Pascal