ADJ: usu ADJ n
A godlike person or a person with godlike qualities is admired or respected very much as if he or she were perfect.

His energy and talent elevate him to godlike status.

...a godlike being with curly hair...

They were godlike in their wisdom and compassion.

English dictionary. 2008.


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