- the upper balcony in a theater.
- the spectators in this part of the balcony.
verb (used with object), god·ded, god·ding.
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Origin of god
OTHER WORDS FROM godnon·god, nounsem·i·god, nounsubgod, nounun·der·god, noun
Words nearby god
Definition for god (2 of 2)
Origin of God
Example sentences from the Web for god
Over four days, we tallied 160,000 vertical feet of descents—per person—while the weather gods delivered snow and brutal cold.
Snakes, it appears, may have also whispered beyond the grave, serving as a messenger between the gods and a worshipper.X-rays reveal what ancient animal mummies keep under wraps|Helen Thompson|August 20, 2020|Science News
Venerated as the god of mercy, compassion, and even pets, the deity is revered as a Bodhisattva.
In an interesting note, Yebisu is also the god of jellyfishes, given his initial boneless form.
Another popular myth pertains to how Amaterasu locked herself in a cave after having a violent altercation with Susanoo, the storm god.
It is the summit of human happiness: the surrender of man to God, of woman to man, of several women to the same man.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Personally, I deal with manners of righteousness and God,” he says.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
My body used for his hard pleasure; a stone god gripping me in his hands.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Yet, for god knows what reason, his name is never brought up in the “Great American Filmmaker” conversation.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The mythic origin of the feast was the creation of the world by the god Marduk.
The supernaturalist alleges that religion was revealed to man by God, and that the form of this revelation is a sacred book.
Each religion claims that its own Bible is the direct revelation of God, and is the only true Bible teaching the only true faith.
Elyon is the name of an ancient Phœnician god, slain by his son El, no doubt the “first-born of death” in Job xviii.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
But if God made man, then God is responsible for all man's acts and thoughts, and therefore man cannot sin against God.
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
British Dictionary definitions for god (1 of 2)
Word Origin for god
British Dictionary definitions for god (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with god
In addition to the idioms beginning with god
- God forbid
- God knows
- act of god
- for god's sake
- honest to god
- lap of the gods
- mills of gods grind slowly
- my god
- put the fear of god in
- so help me (god)
- thank god
- there but for the grace of god
- tin god