Meaning of worshipper in English:



  • 1A person who shows reverence and adoration for a deity.

    ‘Viking warriors, worshippers of Thor and Odin’
    ‘three thousand worshippers attend the mosque’
    • ‘She was believed to be a worshipper of Satan.’
    • ‘Flowers, left by local people, fill the porch of the 19th-century chapel where the Queen Mother was a regular worshipper.’
    • ‘I get letters regularly from a harrassed worshipper who is regularly scandalised by the indecent haste with which her parish priest gets through the Mass.’
    • ‘This is meant to humble the worshipper in the presence of God.’
    • ‘It would perhaps not occur to the Muslim worshipper to describe his or her experience of the Qur'an in such words.’
    1. 1.1A person who feels great admiration or devotion for someone or something.
      ‘Edward was an unrepentant worshipper of power’
      • ‘I am a confirmed and long-term sun worshipper.’
      • ‘His gestures, his mannerisms and voice all seem too large, too forced to give him any chance of not being the standard straitjacketed worshipper of protocol.’
      • ‘She was Cara's worshipper, nowhere near the same social status as Cara when it came to money.’
      • ‘She has managed to destroy past impressions of her as an iron-fisted hater of consumers and worshipper of monopoly.’
      • ‘I was enthralled by the social battles that had ravaged England in the post-war years and became an ardent supporter of the Whigs, a worshipper of Lord Grey and Lord John Russell.’