The word divine has had different definitions to different people down through the ages.
When I watched old classic movies, I heard the actors say, "You look divine!" or "The food tastes divine".
In the 1970's, I heard "The Divine Miss M". Who was she? The Divine Miss M is the debut studio album by American singer and actress Bette Midler, released in 1972 on the Atlantic Records label.
To Christians, the word divine relates to God.
According to the dictionary, the word divine means:
a. Having the nature of or being a deity.
b. Of, relating to, emanating from, or being the expression of a deity: sought divine guidance through meditation.
c. Being in the service or worship of a deity; sacred.
2. Superhuman; godlike.
a. Supremely good or beautiful; magnificent: a divine performance of the concerto.
b. Extremely pleasant; delightful:
It appears over the years, people have narrowed the use of the English language in speech.
Divine language challenge:
Stretch your vocabulary by reading the dictionary. Pick a new word you have learned for an entire week before picking another word. The trick is still using the words you have learned whenever you the opportunity arises. Challenge your friends and family to do the same!
Who cares if someone makes fun of you. Did you know the people who use curse words, have a very limited vocabulary? Expand what you know and how to present it!
Oh! Don't the cookies in the picture look divine?