verb (used with object), deified, deifying.
to make a god of; exalt to the rank of a deity; personify as a deity:
to deify a beloved king.
to adore or regard as a deity:
to deify wealth.
verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied
to exalt to the position of a god or personify as a god
to accord divine honour or worship to
to exalt in an extreme way; idealize
noun 1. a person who believes in deism.
adjective 1. depressed in spirits; disheartened; low-spirited: The dejected expression on the face of the loser spoiled my victory. verb (used with object) 1. to depress the spirits of; dispirit; dishearten: Such news dejects me. adjective 2. Archaic. dejected; downcast. adjective 1. miserable; despondent; downhearted verb 1. (transitive) to have a depressing effect on; dispirit; […]
verb (used with object) 1. to put off to a later time; defer; postpone: The pilot delayed the flight until the weather cleared. 2. to impede the process or progress of; retard; hinder: The dense fog delayed the plane’s landing. verb (used without object) 3. to put off action; linger; loiter: He delayed until it […]
adjective, Physics. 1. of or relating to a particle, as a neutron or alpha particle, that is emitted from an excited nucleus formed in a nuclear reaction, the emission occurring some time after the reaction is completed.