World English Dictionary
worship (ˈwɜːʃɪp)
vb , (US) -ships, -shipping, -shipped, -ships, -shiping, -shiped
1.  (tr) to show profound religious devotion and respect to; adore or venerate (God or any person or thing considered divine)
2.  (tr) to be devoted to and full of admiration for
3.  (intr) to have or express feelings of profound adoration
4.  (intr) to attend services for worship
5.  obsolete (tr) to honour
6.  religious adoration or devotion
7.  the formal expression of religious adoration; rites, prayers, etc
8.  admiring love or devotion
9.  archaic dignity or standing
[Old English weorthscipe, from worth1 + -ship]

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