Goddess - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɑːdəs|  American pronunciation of the word goddess
Brit.  |ˈɡɒdɪs|  British pronunciation of the word goddess


- a female deity


The actress, who is already a goddess in her own country, is finally getting recognition here.

Aphrodite, goddess of love

According to tradition, the goddess lies sleeping beneath the mountain.

...an imperious movie star who thinks she's some sort of goddess...

...the portrait painter's muse for the goddess of love was apparently a common strumpet...

He will offer the first harvest of rice to the sun goddess.

During this time, many offerings were made to the goddess.

Word forms

singular: goddess
plural: goddesses
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