[ dih-vin-i-tee ]
/ dɪˈvɪn ɪ ti /
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noun, plural di·vin·i·ties.
the quality of being divine; divine nature.
a divine being; God.
the Divinity, (sometimes lowercase) the Deity.
a being having divine attributes, ranking below God but above humans: minor divinities.
the study or science of divine things; theology.
godlike character; supreme excellence.
Also called divinity fudge . a fluffy white or artificially tinted fudge made usually of sugar, corn syrup, egg whites, and flavoring, often with nuts.
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OTHER WORDS FROM divinitynon·di·vin·i·ty, noun, plural non·di·vin·i·ties.pre·di·vin·i·ty, noun
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How to use divinity in a sentence
Teresa, Mariana, and Katinka are the names of these divinities—all of them under fifteen.Poet and Rake, Lord Byron Was Also an Interventionist With Brains and Savvy|Michael Weiss|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he forgot his lesser self in this crowded atmosphere of ancient divinities and old-world splendour.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Of the numerous petty divinities which watched over the child's early years we have already given some account.The Religion of Ancient Rome|Cyril Bailey
Poets have said that their mistresses were more adorable than these false divinities; for which no one could blame them.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Apollo, the next great personage of the Olympian divinities, was more respectable morally than his father.
The divinities whom he invoked he celebrated with rites corresponding with those traits which they represented.
British Dictionary definitions for divinity
/ (dɪˈvɪnɪtɪ) /
noun plural -ties
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