Definition of godly in English:

godly

Syllabification: god·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈgädlē
 
/

adjective (godlier, godliest)

Devoutly religious; pious: how to live the godly life
More example sentences
  • They have nothing to do with spiritual knowledge or godly religious life.
  • Indeed, if God were to lift His Spirit from on-fire churches and godly believers, our nation would be a raging hell.
  • It surely is not because we are more godly, holy and mature than our friend ever was.
Synonyms
religious, devout, pious, reverent, believing, God-fearing, saintly, holy, prayerful, spiritual, churchgoing

Derivatives

godliness

noun
More example sentences
  • Just like an idle mind is a devil's workshop, I would say a mind engaged in its passion is a divine workshop - bringing out the divinity and godliness inside you.
  • We are to flee from the pursuit of riches and pursue instead righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance, and gentleness.
  • Paul tells us that prayers and intercession are to be made for all authorities so that Christians might lead peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.

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