The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Worship \Wor"ship\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. WorshipedWorshipped;
p. pr. & vb. n. Worshiping or Worshipping.]
1. To respect; to honor; to treat with civil reverence.
Our grave . . . shall have a tongueless mouth,
Not worshiped with a waxen epitaph. --Shak.
This holy image that is man God worshipeth. --Foxe.
2. To pay divine honors to; to reverence with supreme respect
and veneration; to perform religious exercises in honor
of; to adore; to venerate.
But God is to be worshiped. --Shak.
When all our fathers worshiped stocks and stones.
3. To honor with extravagant love and extreme submission, as
a lover; to adore; to idolize.
With bended knees I daily worship her. --Carew.
Syn: To adore; revere; reverence; bow to; honor.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
46 Moby Thesaurus words for "worshiping":
admiring, adorant, adoration, adoring, apotheosizing, awed,
awestricken, awestruck, co-worship, cult, cultism, cultus,
deifying, devotion, devotional, devout, dulia, hero-worshiping,
homage, hyperdulia, idolatrous, idolatry, idolizing, imploring,
in awe, in the dust, latria, on bended knee, prayerful, precative,
precatory, prostrate before, prostration, reverence, reverent,
reverential, solemn, suppliant, supplicant, supplicatory,
transcendent wonder, veneration, venerational, venerative, worship,