Christlike

Christ NOUN the title given to Jesus.
EXCLAMATION used to express irritation, dismay, or surprise.
DERIVATIVES Christlike adjective Christly adjective.
ORIGIN Greek Khristos 'anointed one' , translating a Hebrew word meaning 'Messiah' .

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  • Christlike — Christ like , a. Resembling Christ in character, actions, etc. {Christ like ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Christlike — [krīst′līk΄] adj. like Jesus Christ, esp. in character or spirit Christlikeness n …   English World dictionary

  • Christlike — adjective see Christ I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Christlike — /kruyst luyk /, adj. like Christ; showing the spirit of Christ. [1670 80; CHRIST + LIKE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Christlike — adjective Characteristic of Jesus Christ or his works …   Wiktionary

  • Christlike — Synonyms and related words: Christian, Christly, God fearing, affectionate, angelic, benign, benignant, brotherly, celestial, compassionate, decent, divine, empyrean, fraternal, godlike, godly, godly minded, good, gracious, heavenly, holy, holy… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Christlike — adj. resembling or having attributes of Jesus Christ …   English contemporary dictionary

  • christlike — christ·like …   English syllables

  • Christlike — /ˈkraɪstlaɪk/ (say kruystluyk) adjective like Christ; showing the spirit of Christ. –Christlikeness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • christlike — adjective resembling or showing the spirit of Christ • Syn: ↑christly • Similar to: ↑christian • Derivationally related forms: ↑Christ (for: ↑christly) …   Useful english dictionary

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