goddess

noun god·dess \ ˈgä-dəs also ˈgȯ- \
Updated on: 10 Nov 2017

Definition of goddess

1 :a female god
2 :a woman whose great charm or beauty arouses adoration

Examples of goddess in a Sentence

  1. a goddess of ancient Greece

  2. The actress, who is already a goddess in her own country, is finally getting recognition here.

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First Known Use of goddess

14th century


GODDESS Defined for English Language Learners

goddess

noun

Definition of goddess for English Language Learners

  • : a female god (sense 2)

  • : a woman who is greatly loved or admired


GODDESS Defined for Kids

goddess

noun god·dess \ ˈgä-dəs \

Definition of goddess for Students

:a female god


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