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Synonyms for reverend
ˈrɛv ər ənd, ˈrɛv rəndrev·erend

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clergyman, reverend, man of the clothnoun

    a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church

    Synonyms:
    man of the cloth, clergyman

    Antonyms:
    secular, profane

  2. Reverendadjective

    a title of respect for a clergyman

    Synonyms:
    man of the cloth, clergyman

    Antonyms:
    secular, profane

  3. reverend, sublimeadjective

    worthy of adoration or reverence

    Synonyms:
    empyreal, rarified, noble-minded, empyrean, elevated, lofty, idealistic, exalted, sublime, high-minded, high-flown, grand, rarefied

    Antonyms:
    secular, profane

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. reverendadjective

    Synonyms:
    venerable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "reverend":

    rev., pastor, vicar, pasteur, preacher, rev, bishop, abbé, al-khuri, 'abbé

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How to use reverend in a sentence?

  1. Thomas Traherne:

    Your enjoyment of the world is never right, till every morning you awake in Heaven: see yourself in your Father's palace; and look upon the skies, the earth, and the air as celestial joys: having such a reverend esteem of all, as if you were among the angels.

  2. Jimmy Carter:

    Rosalynn and I are deeply saddened to learn of the death of The Reverend Billy Graham.

  3. Herschel Walker:

    Reverend Warnock has nothing else to talk about, i'm ready to debate him, any time, any day. I just want to make it for the fans, not about a political party or about some media, and all Reverend Warnock's doing is talking. I want to make it a fair and equitable debate for the people.

  4. Reverend Alfred Daniel Williams King:

    Its changed the way everybodys looking at this. Look at the millions of people marching around the world. George Floyds last moments before George Floyds May 25 death while in police custody were captured on video and has sinceprompteda worldwide movement to combat racial injustice and calls for police reform. Protests have occurred almost daily in many cities across the world, with some devolving to looting and rioting early on. George Floyds was killed unjustly. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed unjustly. My father Reverend Alfred Daniel Williams King was killed unjustly, my grandmother, Reverend Alfred Daniel Williams King, was killed unjustly. I mourn and grieve with the family of George Floyds. I still miss my beloved family members.

  5. Coming to America:

    Reverend Brown Girl, you look so good, someone ought to put you on a plate and sop you up with a biscuit.


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