Almighty

  • 1 Almighty — is an Abrahamic term for God. See OmnipotentAlmighty may also refer to: *The Almighty (band), a Scottish rock band *The Almighty (Oh My Goddess!), a character in the anime/manga series Oh My Goddess! *The Almighty (CAS), term given by the United… …

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  • 2 Almighty — Al*might y ([add]l*m[imac]t [y^]), a. [AS. ealmihtig, [ae]lmihtig; eal (OE. al) all + mihtig mighty.] 1. Unlimited in might; omnipotent; all powerful; irresistible. [1913 Webster] I am the Almighty God. Gen. xvii. 1. [1913 Webster] 2. Great;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 almighty — [ôl mīt′ē] adj. [ME almihtig < OE ealmihtig < eal, ALL + mihtig, MIGHTY] 1. having unlimited power; all powerful 2. Informal great; extreme [an almighty nuisance] adv. Slang extremely extremely …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 almighty — [adj1] having complete power, control absolute, all powerful, invincible, mighty, omnipotent, puissant, supreme, unlimited; concept 540 Ant. insignificant, powerless, weak almighty [adj2] godlike all knowing, all seeing, boundless, celestial,… …

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  • 5 almighty — (adj.) O.E. ælmihtig all powerful, also a by name of God; compound of æl (see ALL (Cf. all)) + mihtig (see MIGHTY (Cf. mighty)); common Germanic (Cf. O.S. alomahtig, O.H.G. alamahtic, Ger. allmächtig, O.N. almattigr), perhaps an early Germanic… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 almighty — ► ADJECTIVE 1) omnipotent. 2) informal enormous. ► NOUN (the Almighty) ▪ a name or title for God …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 almighty — index omnipotent, predominant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 Almighty — The Almighty Gründung 1987 Genre Hard Rock Website http://www.thealmighty.co.uk Aktuelle Besetzung Gesang, Gitarre Ricky Warwick (1987–1996, 2000–2001, seit 2006) …

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  • 9 almighty — [[t]ɔ͟ːlma͟ɪti[/t]] 1) N PROPER The Almighty is another name for God. You can also refer to Almighty God. Adam sought guidance from the Almighty... Let us now confess our sins to Almighty God. 2) EXCLAM (feelings) People sometimes say God… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 almighty — al|might|y [o:lˈmaıti US o:l ] adj [: Old English; Origin: ealmihtig, from eall completely + mihtig powerful ] 1.) the Almighty/Almighty God/Almighty Father expressions used to talk about God that emphasize His power 2.) God/Christ Almighty an… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 almighty — adjective 1 Almighty God/Father an expression used to talk about God when you want to emphasize his power 2 the Almighty God 3 God/Christ Almighty an expression used when you are angry or upset that some people consider offensive: God Almighty,… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 almighty — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English ealmihtig, from eall all + mihtig mighty Date: before 12th century 1. often capitalized having absolute power over all < Almighty God > 2. a. relatively unlimited in power < an almight …

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  • 13 almighty — almightily, adv. almightiness, n. /awl muy tee/, adj. 1. having unlimited power; omnipotent, as God. 2. having very great power, influence, etc.: The almighty press condemned him without trial. 3. Informal. extreme; terrible: He s in an almighty… …

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  • 14 almighty — This word, meaning having unlimited power or overpowering, is informally overused in the senses of extreme and terrible. A Supreme Being is almighty, but it is doubtful that one can or should be in an almighty bit of trouble or almighty tired.… …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 15 almighty — al|might|y [ ɔl maıti ] adjective 1. ) Almighty used for emphasizing that God is believed to have power over everyone and everything: Let us pray to Almighty God. 2. ) INFORMAL used for emphasizing how great, loud, or serious something is: an… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 almighty — al•might•y [[t]ɔlˈmaɪ ti[/t]] adj. 1) having unlimited power; omnipotent, as God 2) having very great power, influence, etc.: the almighty press[/ex] 3) inf Informal. extreme; terrible: He s in an almighty fix[/ex] 4) inf Informal. extremely: It… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 almighty — /ɔlˈmaɪti / (say awl muytee) adjective 1. possessing all power; omnipotent: God Almighty. 2. having great might; overpowering: the almighty power of the press. 3. Colloquial great; extreme: *On top of that he upset the frying pan with an almighty …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 almighty — UK [ɔːlˈmaɪtɪ] / US [ɔlˈmaɪtɪ] adjective 1) Almighty used for emphasizing that God is believed to have power over everyone and everything Let us pray to Almighty God. 2) informal used for emphasizing how great, loud, or serious something is an… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 almighty — adjective /ɔːlˈmaɪti/ a) Unlimited in might; omnipotent; all powerful; irresistible. I am the Almighty God. Gen. xvii. 1. b) Great; extreme; terrible. <! material copied from Websters Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) The almighty press… …

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  • 20 almighty — adjective 1) I swear by almighty God Syn: all powerful, omnipotent, supreme, preeminent Ant: powerless 2) informal an almighty explosion Syn: very great, huge, enormous …

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