demigod demigod

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person with great powers and abilities
  2. (n) a person who is part mortal and part god

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A soaked mass of humanity huddled under flapping tents, as the booms and bangs and drawn-out rumbles of the tempest sounded more and more like the admonitions of an irate demigod.
  2. A Kao-daist may thus pray in the name of his favorite demigod.
  3. He falls silent at the mention of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il, the man all North Koreans are taught to revere as a demigod.

News

  • Opinion: Kanye’s 'Yeezus' And J. Cole’s 'Born Sinner' Separate The Almighty From The Lesser

    Yeezus and Born Sinner address religion in vastly different ways On June 18, 2013, the music world received the Word. Fayettnam's rap torchbearer J. Cole and hip-hop’s most boisterous and tortured demigod Kanye West chose the same day to pluck on spiritual heartstrings, yet they have two totally different messages to deliver. In many ways 'Ye and Cole—and their competing albums Yeezus and Born ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

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Quotes

  1. "This demigod called Hugo Chavez appears with his red beret, dressed like Mussolini on a balcony, and begins to seduce people with his siren's call," Fuentes said in an interview aired Tuesday on the Televisa network.
    on Nov 26, 2007 By: Carlos Fuentes Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I think people forgot about Sachin and Sourav [Ganguly] for a while after the Twenty20 World Cup," Rajput said. "When he came back, he was a demigod to the people. He is on the verge of being at the status of Sachin, Sourav and Rahul. After...
    on Dec 25, 2007 By: Lalchand Rajput Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "Steam and Impulse both have the advantage of exclusive content (Left 4 Dead, Half-Life, Sins of a Solar Empire, Demigod, etc.)," Wardell added, saying that he expected digital distribution to make up about 25% of total revenue for an average PC...
    on Nov 20, 2009 By: Brad Wardell Source: Escapist Magazine

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