Approve and admire

venerate
(v)
VEN-ǝr-ate
Meaning

revere; honour; respect

1st Sample Sentence

In Canada, people venerate Irving Layton as a great poet, but outside of Canada no one knows who he is.

Root

venerari (to worship, revere) (Latin)

Antonyms

belittle, denigrate, deride, disdain, disparage, revile, vilify

Mnemonics

vanar who ate the mountain - hanuman - we revere him ven (. when)U RATE someone higher. you TREAT THEM WITH RESPECT. venerate is like (V RATE) u know if channel v rates somebody it would be idolized, adorable or respected personality

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