deification definition

  • noun:
    • The act or procedure for deifying.
    • The condition of becoming deified.
    • One that symbolizes the characteristics of a god.
    • The work of deifying; exaltation to divine honors; apotheosis; excessive praise.
    • The act of deifying; exaltation to divine honors; apotheosis; excessive compliments.
    • The work of deifying; their state of being raised towards the rank of a deity; a deified embodiment.
    • the level of people (as to the status of a god)
    • the condition of being treated like a god
    • an embodiment of the attributes of a god

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