how to pronounce apotheosis


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apotheosis is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of apotheosis in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… which is what apotheosis literally means …”

meanings of apotheosis


  1. The fact or action of becoming or making into a god; deification.
  2. Glorification, exaltation; crediting someone or something with extraordinary power or status.
  3. The latent entity that mediates between a person's psyche and their thoughts. The id, ego and superego in Freudian Psychology are examples of this.
  4. Release from earthly life, ascension to heaven; death.
  5. The best moment or highest point in the development of something, for example of a life or career; the apex, culmination, or climax (of a development).
  6. A glorified example or ideal; the apex or pinnacle (of a concept or belief).

apotheosis frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word apotheosis occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics apotheosis can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that apotheosis can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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