godly vs worshipful what difference

what is difference between godly and worshipful

English

Etymology

god +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɡɑdli/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɡɒdli/
  • Hyphenation: god‧ly

Adjective

godly (comparative godlier or more godly, superlative godliest or most godly)

  1. Of or pertaining to a god
    her godly powers = her superhuman powers
  2. Devoted to a god or God; devout; righteous.
    • For godly sorrow worketh repentance.
  3. Gloriously good.

Derived terms

  • godlily
  • godliness
  • ungodly

Translations

Adverb

godly (comparative more godly, superlative most godly)

  1. In a godly manner; piously; devoutly; righteously.
    All that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. — 2. Tim. iii. 12.

Anagrams

  • Gloyd, Goldy, dogly, goldy


English

Etymology

worship +‎ -ful.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈwɜːʃɪpfl̩/, /ˈwɔː-/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈwɝʃɪpfl̩/, /ˈwɔɹ-/
  • Hyphenation: wor‧ship‧ful

Adjective

worshipful (comparative more worshipful, superlative most worshipful)

  1. Tending to worship; showing reverence.
  2. (chiefly Britain) Used as respectful form of address for a person or body of persons, especially in the name of a livery company. For example, Most Worshipful Grand Master of the Orange Order in Ireland.

Synonyms

  • respectful
  • reverent, reverential
  • worshippy (informal)

Antonyms

  • irreverent
  • unworshipful

Derived terms

  • unworshipful
  • worshipfully
  • worshipfulness

Related terms

  • worship
  • worshipper

Noun

worshipful (plural worshipfuls)

  1. (obsolete) One who is respected or worshipped.

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