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Meaning of GODLIKE

Pronunciation:  'gâd`lIk

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  being or having the nature of a god; "the custom of killing the divine king upon any serious failure of his...powers"-J.G.Frazier; "the divine will"; "the divine capacity for love"; "'Tis wise to learn; 'tis God-like to create"-J.G.Saxe
  2. [adj]  appropriate to or befitting a god; "the divine strength of Achilles"; "a man of godlike sagacity"; "man must play God for he has acquired certain godlike powers"-R.H.Roveref

GODLIKE is a 7 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: divine, heavenly, superhuman



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\God"like`\, a. [God + like. Cf. {Godly}.]
Resembling or befitting a god or God; divine; hence,
preeminently good; as, godlike virtue. -- {God"like`ness}, n.

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