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godlike


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Godlike  \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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  godlike 
  adj  1:  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  [syn:  {divine}] 
  2:  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  [syn:  {divine}] 




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