- 1) N-PROPER The Almighty is another name for God. You can also refer to Almighty God.
Adam sought guidance from the Almighty...
Let us now confess our sins to Almighty God.2) EXCLAM (feelings) People sometimes say God Almighty or Christ Almighty to express their surprise, anger, or horror. These expressions could cause offence.3) ADJ-GRADED: ADJ n (emphasis) Almighty means very serious or great in extent. [INFORMAL]
I had the most almighty row with the waitress...
I heard an almighty bang.
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Almighty — is an Abrahamic term for God. See OmnipotentAlmighty may also refer to: *The Almighty (band), a Scottish rock band *The Almighty (Oh My Goddess!), a character in the anime/manga series Oh My Goddess! *The Almighty (CAS), term given by the United… … Wikipedia
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almighty — [ôl mīt′ē] adj. [ME almihtig < OE ealmihtig < eal, ALL + mihtig, MIGHTY] 1. having unlimited power; all powerful 2. Informal great; extreme [an almighty nuisance] adv. Slang extremely extremely … English World dictionary
almighty — [adj1] having complete power, control absolute, all powerful, invincible, mighty, omnipotent, puissant, supreme, unlimited; concept 540 Ant. insignificant, powerless, weak almighty [adj2] godlike all knowing, all seeing, boundless, celestial,… … New thesaurus
almighty — (adj.) O.E. ælmihtig all powerful, also a by name of God; compound of æl (see ALL (Cf. all)) + mihtig (see MIGHTY (Cf. mighty)); common Germanic (Cf. O.S. alomahtig, O.H.G. alamahtic, Ger. allmächtig, O.N. almattigr), perhaps an early Germanic… … Etymology dictionary
almighty — ► ADJECTIVE 1) omnipotent. 2) informal enormous. ► NOUN (the Almighty) ▪ a name or title for God … English terms dictionary
almighty — index omnipotent, predominant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
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almighty — al|might|y [o:lˈmaıti US o:l ] adj [: Old English; Origin: ealmihtig, from eall completely + mihtig powerful ] 1.) the Almighty/Almighty God/Almighty Father expressions used to talk about God that emphasize His power 2.) God/Christ Almighty an… … Dictionary of contemporary English
almighty — adjective 1 Almighty God/Father an expression used to talk about God when you want to emphasize his power 2 the Almighty God 3 God/Christ Almighty an expression used when you are angry or upset that some people consider offensive: God Almighty,… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English