Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: apotheosis
IPA transcription: [əp,ɑθi'oʊsəs]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: deification, exaltation, apotheosis
    Meaning: the elevation of a person (as to the status of a god)
  • Synonyms: ideal, paragon, nonpareil, saint, apotheosis, nonesuch, nonsuch
    Meaning: model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
Usage examples
  • Here is the very apotheosis of the ornament; the figuration sets off the idea in dazzling relief.