apotheosis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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apotheosisnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /əˌpɒθ.iˈəʊ.sɪs/  us   /-ˌpɑː.θiˈoʊ-/ (plural apotheoses uk   /-siːz/ us   ) formal
the ​best or most ​extremeexample of something: Most ​peopleagree that her ​actingcareer achievedits apotheosis in this ​movie. Bad ​taste in ​clothes reachedits apotheosis in the 1970s.the apotheosis of sb the ​act of making someone into a ​god: the apotheosis of the Emperor Trajan
(Definition of apotheosis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “apotheosis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 典范, 最完美的榜样, 极致…
in Chinese (Traditional) 典範, 最完美的榜樣, 極致…
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