Divine

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Synonyms for Divine

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of, from, like, or being a god or God

in the service or worship of God or a god

to tell about or make known (future events) by or as if by supernatural means

to know in advance

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a clergyman or other person in religious orders

perceive intuitively or through some inexplicable perceptive powers

search by divining, as if with a rod

emanating from God

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resulting from divine providence

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being or having the nature of a god

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devoted to or in the service or worship of a deity

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appropriate to or befitting a god

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being of such surpassing excellence as to suggest inspiration by the gods

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References in classic literature ?
The lantern was now held by Wolfert Webber, while the doctor produced the divining rod.
Oh, it don't take a minute to slap'm on," he explained, divining the search in her eyes and waving in his hand the adornment in question.
Oh, but you didn't," she hurried on, divining my answer.
In divining and keeping silence shall the friend be a master: not everything must thou wish to see.
Oh, THAT isn't my doctor," smiled Pollyanna, divining his thought.
William knew her feelings: had he not passed his whole life in divining them?
It'll be all the better, Agafea Mihalovna, it won't mildew, even though our ice has begun to thaw already, so that we've no cool cellar to store it," said Kitty, at once divining her husband's motive, and addressing the old housekeeper with the same feeling; "but your pickle's so good, that mamma says she never tasted any like it," she added, smiling, and putting her kerchief straight.
It has been often enough remarked that women have a curious power of divining the characters of men, which would seem to be innate and instinctive; seeing that it is arrived at through no patient process of reasoning, that it can give no satisfactory or sufficient account of itself, and that it pronounces in the most confident manner even against accumulated observation on the part of the other sex.
Divining The Body: Reclaim The Holiness Of Your Physical Self by award-winning author Jan Phillips is a spiritual self-help guide especially for women.