|Origin:||weorthscipe 'being worthy, respect', from weorth ( WORTH1) + -scipe ( -SHIP)|
the activity of praying or singing in a religious building in order to show respect and love for a god
They bowed their heads in worship.
Worship of the old gods still continues in remote areas of the country.
The ceremony must take place in a recognized place of worship.
We were invited to join in their act of worship (=religious ceremony).
2 British English formalPGO
used to talk to or about a public official such as a mayor or magistrate