1 appropriate to or befitting a god; "the divine strength of Achilles"; "a man of godlike sagacity"; "man must play God for he has acquired certain godlike powers"-R.H.Roveref [syn: divine]
2 being or having the nature of a god; "the custom of killing the divine king upon any serious failure of his...powers"-J.G.Frazier; "the divine will"; "the divine capacity for love"; "'Tis wise to learn; 'tis God-like to create"-J.G.Saxe [syn: divine]
- Having the characteristics of a god.
Godlike has a number of unrelated uses:
Christlike, Christly, God-fearing, angelic, august, beatific, blessed, blissful, celestial, distinguished, divine, ecstatic, elevated, eminent, empyrean, ethereal, exalted, famous, glorious, godly, godly-minded, good, heavenly, heroic, high, holy, holy-minded, incarnate, incarnated, intercessional, intercessive, lauded, lofty, made flesh, magnanimous, magnificent, majestic, mediative, mediatory, noble, otherworldly, prominent, propitiative, propitiatory, pure, pure in heart, purehearted, rapturous, redemptive, renowned, righteous, sacred, sainted, saintlike, saintly, salvational, self-existent, seraphic, soaring, spiritual, spiritual-minded, sublime, superb, superhuman, supernatural, towering, transcendent, unearthly, unworldly