approve, revere, extol, wonder, hero-worship, idolise, reverence, sacred, love, fear, applaud, delight in, dread.
celebrate (part of speech: verb)
- make merry,
respect (part of speech: verb)
worship (part of speech: verb)
idolize (part of speech: verb)
Thousands, while they venerate
the land of their European ancestors, with an amiable fondness love Tasmania as their native country.
- "The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)", John West.
It was, indeed, a pathetic sight to see a father venerate
his son as the elder Edison did."
- "Edison, His Life and Inventions", Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin.
How I venerate
- "The Wandering Jew, Book II.", Eugene Sue.