Examples of goddess in a Sentence
a goddess of ancient Greece
The actress, who is already a goddess in her own country, is finally getting recognition here.
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Another difference: In India, different gods and goddesses might be worshipped in different parts of the country, and each might have his or her own temple.
Filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich once asserted that movie stars were not far removed from the gods and goddesses of Greek mythology.
Ásatrú is a new religious movement that attempts to revive ancient polytheistic traditions—like the worship of Thor, Odin, Freya, and other gods and goddesses—from Iceland’s pre-Christian past.
Ancient Egyptian divinities work as morticians in Cairo, Illinois, and a love goddess named Bilquis (a queenly, sultry Yetide Badaki) hunts for worshippers on Tinder—then literally devours them, just not through her mouth.
His mother, a Sanskrit scholar, responded by hanging one of Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess of contentment.
Meet the dwarf Haumea, named after a Hawaiian goddess, has a closest approach to the Sun of 35 Astronomical Units (AU, the typical distance between the Earth and Sun).
The girl, then named Saraswati, after the Hindu goddess of wisdom, was a happy, cheerful child who made everyone smile at the orphanage.
Cerberus was also said to have been the companion of the Greek goddess Hecate, who ruled the night, the moon, magic and witchcraft.
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First Known Use of goddess
Synonymsbabe [slang], beauty queen, cookie (or cooky), cutie (or cutey), dolly bird [British], enchantress, eyeful, fox, beauty, honey, knockout, queen, stunner
Related Wordsbelle, charmer, peach; bathing beauty, cover girl, pinup girl; bimbette [slang], bunny, houri, sex kitten, sexpot, sex symbol; cutie-pie, dish, doll, dreamboat [slang], hottie, looker, pretty; coquette, femme fatale, siren, temptress, vamp
Near Antonymsbag, dog, frump; crone, hag, horror, witch; gorgon, monster
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