Synonyms of divine in English

: divine1divine2

divine1


See definition of divine

adjective

1‘Jesus is one person in both divine and human natures’

SYNONYMS

godly, godlike, angelic, seraphic, saintly, beatific

spiritual, heavenly, celestial, holy

rare empyrean, deiform, deific

ANTONYMS

mortal

2‘he could not be persuaded to attend divine worship’

SYNONYMS

religious, holy, sacred, sanctified, consecrated, blessed, devotional, devoted to God, dedicated to God

3‘don't you think he looks rather divine?’

SYNONYMS

lovely, handsome, beautiful, good-looking, prepossessing, charming, delightful, appealing, engaging, winsome, ravishing, gorgeous, bewitching, beguiling

informal wonderful, glorious, marvellous, excellent, superlative, perfect

informal delicious, mouth-watering, delectable

Scottish Northern English informal bonny

informal heavenly, sublime, dreamy, sensational, knockout, stunning, super, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, great, tasty, fanciable, easy on the eye, a sight for sore eyes, as nice as pie

British informal brilliant, brill, smashing

North American informal cute

Australian NZ informal beaut

informal, formal beauteous

informal, dated taking

archaic, informal comely, fair

informal, rare sightly

ANTONYMS

mundane, dreadful


noun

1‘puritan divines were concentrated on the salvation of the human soul’

SYNONYMS

theologian, clergyman, member of the clergy, churchman, churchwoman, cleric, ecclesiastic, man of the cloth, man of God, holy man, holy woman, preacher, priest

Scottish kirkman

informal reverend, Holy Joe, sky pilot

Australian informal josser


Synonyms of divine in English

: divine1divine2

divine2


See definition of divine

verb

1‘Fergus had divined how afraid she was’

SYNONYMS

guess, surmise, conjecture, suspect, suppose, assume, presume, deduce, infer, work out, theorize, hypothesize

discern, intuit, perceive, recognize, see, realize, appreciate, understand, grasp, apprehend, comprehend

North American figure

informal figure out, latch on to, cotton on to, catch on to, tumble to, get, get the picture

British informal twig, suss

North American informal savvy

rare cognize

2‘they had divined through omens that this was an auspicious day’

SYNONYMS

foretell, predict, prophesy, forecast, foresee, prognosticate

forewarn, forebode

archaic previse, presage, foreshow, croak

Scottish archaic spae

rare vaticinate, auspicate

3‘he divined water supplies for desert troops’

SYNONYMS

dowse, find by dowsing