Respected and Venerable


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Respected adjective – Having a good reputation especially in a field of knowledge.
Usage example: a respected oncologist whose reputation brought her patients from all over the world

Venerable is a synonym for respected. In some cases you can use "Venerable" instead an adjective "Respected".
Nearby Words: respectable, respectful, respectability, respective, respectably
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Venerable adjective – Deserving honor and respect especially by reason of age.
Usage example: the venerable old man was a cherished source of advice and wisdom for the villagers

Respected is a synonym for venerable. You can use "Respected" instead an adjective "Venerable".
Nearby Words: venerate, veneration, venerated, venerating, venerably
Synonyms for Venerable

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  • Though this could be a case of Jerk with a Heart of Gold, as he is also a venerable and respected Jerkass Woobie.
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