[goh-dee] /ˈgoʊ di/
[an-twahn] /ˈæn twɑn/ (Show IPA), 1804–78, U.S. publisher: founded the first women’s magazine in the U.S. 1830.
[god-fah-th er] /ˈgɒdˌfɑ ðər/ noun 1. a man who serves as sponsor for a child at baptism. 2. any male sponsor or guardian. 3. (often initial capital letter) a powerful leader, especially of the Mafia. 4. a person who is regarded as the originator or principal shaper of a movement, school of thought, art form, […]
- Godfather offer
noun 1. (informal) a takeover bid pitched so high that the management of the target company is unable to dissuade shareholders from accepting it
[god-feer-ing] /ˈgɒdˌfɪər ɪŋ/ adjective 1. deeply respectful or fearful of God. 2. (sometimes lowercase) deeply religious; pious; devout. adjective 1. pious; devout: a God-fearing people adj. 1759, from God + fearing (see fear).
[god-fer-sey-kuh n, god-fer-sey-] /ˈgɒd fərˌseɪ kən, ˌgɒd fərˈseɪ-/ adjective, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. desolate; remote; deserted: They live in some godforsaken place 40 miles from the nearest town. 2. wretched; neglected; pitiable. /ˈɡɒdfəˌseɪkən; ˌɡɒdfəˈseɪkən/ adjective (sometimes capital) 1. (usually prenominal) desolate; dreary; forlorn 2. wicked adj. 1816, from God + forsaken.