worship synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term worship:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. worshipnoun

    the activity of worshipping

    Synonyms:
    adoration

  2. worship, adorationverb

    a feeling of profound love and admiration

    Synonyms:
    worship, idolization, idolisation, adoration, latria

  3. idolize, idolise, worship, hero-worship, revereverb

    love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol

    Synonyms:
    worship, fear, idolize, revere, reverence, hero-worship, venerate, idolise

  4. worshipverb

    show devotion to (a deity)

    Synonyms:
    idolize, hero-worship, idolise, revere

  5. worshipverb

    attend religious services

    Synonyms:
    idolize, hero-worship, idolise, revere

Wiktionary

  1. worshipnoun

    Synonyms:
    reverence, adoration, idolatry

  2. worshipnoun

    To honor and adore, especially as a deity.

    Synonyms:
    idolatry, adoration, reverence

  3. worshipnoun

    To participate in religious ceremonies.

    Synonyms:
    reverence, adoration, idolatry

  4. worshipnoun

    The religious ceremonies that express this devotion

    Synonyms:
    idolatry, adoration, reverence

  5. worshipnoun

    The ardent love of a person

    Synonyms:
    reverence, idolatry, adoration

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. worship

    Piety is primarily filial duty, as of children to parents, and hence, in its highest sense, a loving obedience and service to God as the Heavenly Father; pietism often denotes a mystical, sometimes an affected piety; religion is the reverent acknowledgment both in heart and in act of a divine being. Religion, in the fullest and highest sense, includes all the other words of this group. Worship may be external and formal, or it may be the adoring reverence of the human spirit for the divine, seeking outward expression. Devotion, which in its fullest sense is self-consecration, is often used to denote an act of worship, especially prayer or adoration; as, he is engaged in his devotions. Morality is the system and practise of duty as required by the moral law, consisting chiefly in outward acts, and thus may be observed without spiritual rectitude of heart; morality is of necessity included in all true religion, which involves both outward act and spiritual service. Godliness (primarily godlikeness) is a character and spirit like that of God. Holiness is the highest, sinless perfection of any spirit, whether divine or human, tho often used for purity or for consecration. Theology is the science of religion, or the study and scientific statement of all that the human mind can know of God. Faith, strictly the belief and trust which the soul exercises toward God, is often used as a comprehensive word for a whole system of religion considered as the object of faith; as, the Christian faith; the Mohammedan faith.

    Synonyms:
    devotion, faith, godliness, holiness, morality, pietism, piety, religion, righteousness, theology

    Antonyms:
    atheism, blasphemy, godlessness, impiety, irreligion, profanity, sacrilege, unbelief, ungodliness, wickedness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. worshipnoun

    Synonyms:
    adoration, homage, reverence

  2. worshipverb

    Synonyms:
    adore, venerate (with religious rites), revere, reverence

  3. worshipverb

    Synonyms:
    idolize, deify

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

cult, religion, adoration, religious, worships, cults, prayer, worshipped, worshipping, veneration, faith, belief



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