One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Of a person, the heart, etc.
2Of actions, speech, behaviour, etc.
Late Middle English; earliest use found in The Wycliffite Bible (early version). From un- + reverent, after classical Latin irreverent-, irreverēns (also inreverent-, inreverēns) irreverent.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.