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Main Entry: 1wor·ship
Pronunciation: primarystresswschwar-shschwap
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English worshipe "worthiness, respect, reverence paid to a divine being," from Old English weorthscipe "worthiness, respect," from weorth "worth, worthy" and -scipe "-ship (quality, condition)"
1 chiefly British : an important person -- used as a title for some officials
2 a : great respect toward a divine being or supernatural power b : the outward showing of such respect
3 : too great admiration or devotion <worship of money>

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