Someone who's godlike is so wonderful, beautiful, or good that they resemble a god. To very young children, many adults seem godlike simply because they are large and powerful.

A devout religious figure might seem godlike to many of his followers — in other words, he seems more like a god than a fallible, mortal human being. The qualities of such a person, or those of a magical or mystical character, are also godlike: "Her godlike ability to become invisible came in handy when she was fighting the bad guys." The word comes from the Old English godlic, or "divine."

Definitions of godlike
  1. adjective
    being or having the nature of a god
    synonyms: divine
    of or belonging to heaven or god
  2. adjective
    appropriate to or befitting a god
    “a man of godlike sagacity”
    “"man must play God for he has acquired certain godlike powers"-R.H.Roveref”
    synonyms: divine
    above or beyond the human or demanding more than human power or endurance
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