Benevolence vs Veneration - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between benevolence and veneration
is that benevolence
is benevolence while veneration
(uncountable) disposition to do good
(uncountable) charitable kindness
(countable) an altruistic gift or act
The act of venerating or the state of being venerated.
(senseid)Profound reverence, respect or awe.
* 1848 , ,
Vanity Fair , Bradbury and Evans, page 2:
Religious zeal, idolatry or devotion.
- In Miss Jemima's eyes an autograph letter of her sister, Miss Pinkerton, was an object of as deep veneration as would have been a letter from a sovereign.