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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. showing great reverence for god;
- Example: "a godly man"
- Example: "leading a godly life"
[syn: godly, reverent, worshipful]

2. emanating from God;
- Example: "divine judgment"
- Example: "divine guidance"
- Example: "everything is black or white...satanic or godly"-Saturday Review
[syn: divine, godly]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Godly \God"ly\, a. [God, n. + -ly. Cf. Godlike, Like.] Pious; reverencing God, and his character and laws; obedient to the commands of God from love for, and reverence of, his character; conformed to God's law; devout; righteous; as, a godly life. [1913 Webster] For godly sorrow worketh repentance. --2 Cor. vii. 10. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Godly \God"ly\, adv. Piously; devoutly; righteously. [1913 Webster] All that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. --2. Tim. iii. 12. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

godly adj 1: showing great reverence for god; "a godly man"; "leading a godly life" [syn: godly, reverent, worshipful] 2: emanating from God; "divine judgment"; "divine guidance"; "everything is black or white...satanic or godly"-Saturday Review [syn: divine, godly]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

55 Moby Thesaurus words for "godly": Christlike, Christly, God-fearing, angelic, celestial, devoted, devout, divine, empyrean, faithful, godlike, godly-minded, good, heavenly, holy, holy-minded, honest, incarnate, incarnated, intercessional, intercessive, just, made flesh, mediative, mediatory, moral, otherworldly, pietistic, pious, prayerful, propitiative, propitiatory, pure, pure in heart, purehearted, redemptive, religious, reverent, right-minded, righteous, saintlike, saintly, salvational, self-existent, seraphic, spiritual, spiritual-minded, straight, superhuman, supernatural, transcendent, unearthly, unworldly, upright, virtuous