with reverence; in a reverent manner

he gazed reverently at the handiwork

Syn: ↑reverentially
Ant: ↑irreverently
Derived from adjective: ↑reverent, ↑reverential (for: ↑reverentially)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Reverently — Rev er*ent*ly, adv. In a reverent manner; in respectful regard. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reverently — index respectfully Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • reverently — reverent ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing reverence. DERIVATIVES reverential adjective reverently adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • reverently — adverb see reverent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reverently — See reverent. * * * …   Universalium

  • reverently — adverb in a reverent manner …   Wiktionary

  • reverently — revrÉ™ntlɪ adv. respectfully, with veneration, deferentially …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reverently — rev·er·ent·ly …   English syllables

  • reverently — See: reverent …   English dictionary

  • reverent — reverently, adv. reverentness, n. /rev euhr euhnt, rev reuhnt/, adj. feeling, exhibiting, or characterized by reverence; deeply respectful: a reverent greeting. [1350 1400; ME < L reverent (s. of reverens), prp. of revereri to REVERE1; see ENT] * …   Universalium

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