almighty almighty  /ɔl ˈmaɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
  2. (adj) having unlimited power

Usage(s):

  1. He sucks his fingers for comfort, but, finding no solace, his mouth crumples, his body stiffens, and he lets rip an almighty shriek of distress.
  2. There is the strange, anachronistic role in public life of the IHA, once an almighty organization that's now scrambling to retain power and relevance.

News

  1. Kanye West's 'Yeezus' Is Wildly Experimental, Narcissistic

    One of the many striking and often shocking metaphors within "Yeezus," the new album from rapper Kanye West, arrives halfway into the 10-song release, during a song called "I'm in It." It involves a quote by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: "Thank God almighty, free at last," raps West, referencing a phrase from 50 years ago that the civil-rights leader used in relation to the plight of African ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: HispanicBusiness.com

  2. Review: Kanye West's wildly experimental, narcissistic 'Yeezus'

    One of the many striking and often shocking metaphors within “Yeezus,” the new album from rapper Kanye West, arrives halfway into the 10-song release, during a song called “I’m in It.” It involves a quote by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: “Thank God almighty, free at last,” raps West, referencing a phrase from 50 years ago that the civil-rights leader used in relation to the plight of African ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Our Readers' Views: The cost of gun violence

    The dollar cost of gun violence. Estimates can run anywhere from $12 billion to $37 billion depending on your source. Can we all agree that the cost is too high? There are other “costs” to our society, neighborhoods and families that are not as quantifiable as the almighty dollar. Imagine the “cost” to the people killed, especially the kids. The “cost” of years of agony, grief and depression for ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Sierra Vista Herald

Quotes

  1. "I assure you ...... of my closeness at this time, as you prepare to celebrate the great deeds of the Almighty," Benedict said.
    on Apr 17, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "There's a fellowship among them, and they are from different countries," Reid said. "They are making people aware that we're not just the almighty coming in to change their way, but are trying to help them in positive way. And that teamwork...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Andy Reid Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I don't think Canadians want us to sell out important Canadian values - our belief in democracy, freedom, human rights," Harper said in 2006. "They don't want us to sell that out to the almighty dollar."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Stephen Harper Source: Toronto Sun

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