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goddess

[god-is] /ˈgɒd ɪs/
noun
1.
a female god or deity.
2.
a woman of extraordinary beauty and charm.
3.
a greatly admired or adored woman.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see God, -ess
Related forms
goddesshood, goddessship, noun
supergoddess, noun
Usage note
See -ess.
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British Dictionary definitions for goddess-hood

goddess

/ˈɡɒdɪs/
noun
1.
a female divinity
2.
a woman who is adored or idealized, esp by a man
Derived Forms
goddesshood, goddess-ship, noun
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Word Origin and History for goddess-hood

goddess

n.

mid-14c., from god + fem. suffix -esse (see -ess). Of mortal women, by 1570s.

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Slang definitions & phrases for goddess-hood

goddess

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sex goddess


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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