verb (used with object), wor·shiped, wor·ship·ing or (especially British) wor·shipped, wor·ship·ping.
verb (used without object), wor·shiped, wor·ship·ing or (especially British) wor·shipped, wor·ship·ping.
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I also am grateful they recognized the indispensable role that faith based, not-for-profit organizations and places of worship have in serving their communities during a crisis.Last-minute regulation would make religious businesses eligible for taxpayer-backed SBA loans|Aaron Gregg|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
When actual Persians came marauding in 614, it was the only place of worship they didn’t torch…The Magi had a lively postbiblical career.
Brandy, a breakout singing sensation of the 1990s (“I Wanna Be Down”), grew up worshiping Houston.Whitney Houston’s Final Romance: Was Ray J Using Her for Reality TV?|Ramin Setoodeh|February 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In the God-fearing, heavily Baptist town of West Memphis, devil worshiping became a scourge to exorcise.‘Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory’: Its Road to the Academy Awards|Lorenza Muñoz|February 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He was the self-appointed defender of the Arabs against the “fire-worshiping Persians,” and against the Americans.
Romney was raised in the Detroit suburbs as an Al Kaline–worshiping Tigers fan.
By his account, he was brought up in Los Angeles by a drug-dealer father and a frequently nude, goddess-worshiping mother.
Her style was a great contrast to the earlier hero-worshiping and glorification of ante-bellum days in Virginia.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
She listened to my stories and descriptions with a most flattering interest, and I soon found myself worshiping her as a goddess.Unveiling a Parallel|Alice Ilgenfritz Jones and Ella Marchant
I see you on the terrace in the sunshine and in the moonlight with arms outstretched to the heavens, worshiping the elements.Polly the Pagan|Isabel Anderson
Livy and Clara are having a royal time worshiping the old masters, and I as good a time gritting my ineffectual teeth over them.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
He had borne his journey apparently well, and Sylvia looked at him now with worshiping eyes.Betty Vivian|L. T. Meade