Webster 1913 Edition
-entis, p. pr. of
Disposed to revere; impressed with reverence; submissive; humble; respectful;“They . . . prostrate fell before him reverent.”
Expressing reverence, veneration, devotion, or submission;
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Expressing reverence, veneration or submission; as reverent words or terms; a reverent posture in prayer; reverent behavior.
2.Submissive; humble; impressed with reverence.
They prostrate fell before him reverent.
reverent (comparative more reverent, superlative most reverent)
- showing respect or reverence; respectful