1. [ noun ] (religion) the activity of worshipping
Related terms: activity prayer idolatry arborolatry idolization cosmolatry heliolatry idiolatry praise astrolatry diabolatry adoration pyrolatry hagiolatry idolatry zoolatry monolatry moon-worship ancestor_worship salah deification
2. [ verb ] love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol
Synonyms: revere idolize idolise hero-worship

"Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"

Related terms: adore drool_over idol paragon idol adoration worshiper reverence idolization idoliser
3. [ verb ] (religion) show religious devotion to, as of a deity

"Many Hindus worship Shiva"

Related terms: reverence religion
4. [ verb ] (religion) attend religious services

"They worship in the traditional manner"

Related terms: attend offer
5. [ noun ] a feeling of profound love and admiration
Synonyms: adoration
Related terms: love idolize
Similar spelling:   worshiper