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Noun: god  gód
  1. Any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
    - deity, divinity, immortal
     
  2. A man of such superior qualities that he seems like a deity to other people
    "he was a god among men"
     
  3. A material effigy that is worshipped
    "money was his god";
    - idol, graven image
Interjection: god  gód
  1. Used to express surprise
    "god, it was only a dollar last time I was here!";
    - Christ [informal], Christmas [informal], crikey [Brit, informal], cripes [informal], cor [Brit, informal], crumbs [Brit, informal], gosh [informal], golly [informal], by George [informal], by Jove [informal], blimey [Brit, informal], gorblimey [Brit, informal], cor blimey [Brit, informal], my [informal], holy cow [informal], holy mackerel [informal], holy smoke [informal], holy moley [informal], holy moly [informal], fancy [Brit, informal], good grief [informal], goodness [informal], goodness me [informal], Gordon Bennett [informal], gracious [informal], gracious me [informal], fancy that [informal], gawd [informal], my word, oh, O, ah, oh boy [informal], jeez [informal], geez [informal], strewth [Brit, informal], struth [Brit, informal], yikes [informal], I'll be blowed [Brit, informal], blow me [Brit, informal], Holy-dooly [Austral, informal], heck [informal], blooming heck [Brit, informal], jeepers [informal], jeepers creepers [informal], Lord [informal], Lordy [informal], marry [archaic], well I never [informal], heavens [informal], good heavens [informal], my goodness [informal], Jesus [informal], bejesus [N. Amer, informal], od [archaic]
Noun: God  gód
  1. The supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe; the object of worship in monotheistic religions
    - Supreme Being

Derived forms: gods, Gods

Type of: effigy, higher-up, image, simulacrum, spiritual being, superior, supernatural being, superordinate

Part of: pantheon

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