Definition of reverential adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

reverential

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˌrɛvəˈrɛnʃl//
 
(formal)
 
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full of respect or admiration His name was always mentioned in almost reverential tones.
reverentially
 
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NAmE//ˌrɛvəˈrɛnʃəli//
 
adverb She lowered her voice reverentially.
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