Definition of almighty
- Almighty God
- an almighty board of directors
- the almighty dollar
- an almighty shock
the almighty shock that we got when we received the bill
when we are young, we want our parents to be almighty and to be able to make everything right when something goes wrong
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First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
that's an almighty large pumpkin you've grown there
the missionaries gave thanks to the Almighty for their miraculous deliverance from death
before 12th century
: having complete power
: having a great deal of power or importance
: very great or loud
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