a material effigy that is worshipped
"thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image"
"money was his god"
- graven image
a man of such superior qualities that he seems like a deity to other people
"he was a god among men"
any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
the supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe
the object of worship in monotheistic religions
- supreme being