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Meaning of deification by Wiktionary Dictionary

deification


    Etymology

    French déification

    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

    Noun

    deification ( usually uncountable; plural: deifications )

    1. The act of deifying; exaltation to divine honors; apotheosis; excessive praise .

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Explanation of deification by Wordnet Dictionary

deification


    Noun
    1. the elevation of a person ( as to the status of a god )

    2. an embodiment of the qualities of a god

    3. the capitalists' deification of capital
    4. the condition of being treated like a god



    Definition of deification by GCIDE Dictionary

    deification


    1. Deification n. [LL. deificare to deify: cf. F. déification. See Deify.] The act of deifying; exaltation to divine honors; apotheosis; excessive praise.