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God-givenadjective

uk   /ˈɡɒdˌɡɪv.ən/ us   /ˈɡɑːdˌɡɪv.ən/
If you say something is God-given, you mean that it has not been made by people: She has a God-given talent as a painter.
having to be obeyed: She seems to think she has a God-given right to tell us all what to do.
(Definition of God-given from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “God-given”
in Chinese (Simplified) 天赋的, 天赐的, 上帝创造的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天賦的, 天賜的, 上帝創造的…
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