Examples of godly in a Sentence
She lived a godly life.
a godly and humble man who will be richly rewarded in the next world
First Known Use of godly
Synonymsdevout, holy, pious, religious, sainted, saintly
Antonymsantireligious, faithless, godless, impious, irreligious, ungodly, unholy
Related Wordsascetic (also ascetical), prayerful, reverent, reverential, spiritual, worshipful; pietistic, religiose; beatified, blessed (also blest), canonized, venerable; angelic (or angelical), cherubic; chaste, moral, pure, righteous, upright, virtuous
Near Antonymsblasphemous, desecrating, irreverent, profanatory, profane, sacrilegious; nonreligious, secular, unspiritual, worldly; backsliding, unfaithful; black, evil, immoral, iniquitous, miscreant, sinful, sinning, unrighteous, wicked
GODLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of godly for English Language Learners
: believing in God and in the importance of living a moral life
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