Definition of "divined" []

  • Of, relating to, or characterizing God or a deity (adjective)
  • Godlike (adjective)
  • Of, relating to, or associated with religion or worship (adjective)
  • Of supreme excellence or worth (adjective)
  • Splendid; perfect (adjective)
  • A priest, esp one learned in theology (noun)
  • To perceive or understand (something) by intuition or insight (verb)
  • To conjecture (something); guess (verb)
  • To discern (a hidden or future reality) as though by supernatural power (verb)
  • To search for (underground supplies of water, metal, etc) using a divining rod (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of divine. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Made divine, made holy. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "divined" in a sentence
  • "Mrs. Higginbotham divined from the grip on her arm as he helped her on, that he was not going to follow her."
  • "Battles are decisive now not so much by the destruction of armies as by the defeat of public spirit, and a something that has actually happened may be a less important fact, either in conjecturing probabilities or determining policy, than the indefinable progress of change, not marked on any dial, but instinctively divined, that is taking place in the general thought."
  • "Anyway, long before Malcolm Gladwell'sBlink theory of rapid cognition in decision making it was opined that there's no such thing as "divined" intuition - it is just careful observation and attention to detail, a certain sensitivity to others and what's going on around you."
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