See at reverberatory (def 2).
a metallurgical furnace having a curved roof that deflects heat onto the charge so that the fuel is not in direct contact with the ore
verb (used with object), revered, revering. 1. to regard with respect tinged with awe; venerate: The child revered her mother. noun 1. revers. noun 1. Paul, 1735–1818, American silversmith and patriot, famous for his night horseback ride, April 18, 1775, to warn Massachusetts colonists of the coming of British troops. 2. a city in E […]
verb (used with object), revered, revering. 1. to regard with respect tinged with awe; venerate: The child revered her mother. verb 1. (transitive) to be in awe of and respect deeply; venerate noun 1. Paul. 1735–1818, American patriot and silversmith, best known for his night ride on April 18, 1775, to warn the Massachusetts colonists […]
noun 1. a feeling or attitude of deep respect tinged with awe; veneration. 2. the outward manifestation of this feeling: to pay reverence. 3. a gesture indicative of deep respect; an obeisance, bow, or curtsy. 4. the state of being revered, or treated with respect tinged with awe. 5. (initial capital letter) a title used […]
adjective 1. (initial capital letter) (used as a title of respect applied or prefixed to the name of a member of the clergy or a religious order): Reverend Timothy Cranshaw; Reverend Mother. 2. worthy to be revered; entitled to reverence. 3. pertaining to or characteristic of the clergy. noun 4. Informal. a member of the […]