Origin: before 900; Related forms
(noun) Middle English wors
)hipe, worthssipe, Old English worthscipe,
variant of weorthscipe;
; (v.) Middle English,
derivative of the noun
mis·wor·ship, verb, mis·wor·shiped, mis·wor·ship·ing or ( especially British ) mis·wor·shipped, mis·wor·ship·ping.
pre·wor·ship, noun, verb, pre·wor·shiped, pre·wor·ship·ing or ( especially British ) pre·wor·shipped, pre·wor·ship·ping.
3. honor, homage, adoration, idolatry. 7. honor, venerate, revere, adore, glorify, idolize, adulate.