goddess goddess  /ˈɡɑ dəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a female deity

Usage(s):

  1. In India, however, the accused was feared and terribly propitiated by millions as Kali, goddess of death and catastrophe, wife-conqueror of the eternal Siva, the dancer.
  2. Yet biographical trauma, even when packed with celebrities, cannot account for Marilyn's enduring stature as a goddess and postage stamp.
  3. An exhibition in Cologne celebrates Venus, the mythological goddess of love.

News

  1. Lake Forest’s Jen Lancaster chronicles year as Martha Stewart

    There are household names and then there’s Martha Stewart. Everyone knows Martha is a domestic goddess. But it was her ability to handle her incarceration following convictions related to securities fraud that inspired best-selling author and Lake Forest resident Jen Lancaster to really “notice” how amazing this woman was. That realization set the author off on a yearlong journey to emulate ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  2. Experience Cyprus

    NEW YORK, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There are a myriad of islands in the Mediterranean, but only one does Aphrodite, the ancient Greek goddess of love call home, and that's Cyprus. At 3,572 square ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. ADVICE GODDESS: Showing 'I love you' is better than saying it over and over

    Dear Advice Goddess: My girlfriend and I love each other, but we feel we’re becoming numb to hearing it from each other.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The San Angelo Standard-Times

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Quotes

  1. Fern, who backed Holly for the spot, said: "The next thing will be a comparison between me and the goddess who replaces me on This Morning. But that's fine."
    on Jul 7, 2009 By: Fern Britton Source: The Sun

  2. "It feels like the goddess of Everest is beckoning me to come back," said Miura, who is planning an assault on the mountain next spring, when he'll be 75 (Edmund Hillary was 33 when he became the first man to climb Everest, in 1953).
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Yuichiro Miura Source: Forbes

  3. "She's a goddess," agrees Davis, who happily recalls being called out of the blue by Streep and kindly offered a ride to the production in her Subaru.
    on Mar 26, 2009 By: Hope Davis Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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