1N-PROPER 上帝；天主；真主 The name God is given to the spirit or being who is worshipped as the creator and ruler of the world, especially by Jews, Christians, and Muslims. 上帝；天主；真主
He believes in God.
God bless you.
2CONVENTION （表示强调所说的话，或表示惊讶、恐惧或激动）啊呀，天啊，天哪（可能具冒犯意味） People sometimes use God in exclamations to emphasize something that they are saying, or to express surprise, fear, or excitement. This use could cause offence. （表示强调所说的话，或表示惊讶、恐惧或激动）啊呀，天啊，天哪（可能具冒犯意味） [emphasis]
God, how I hated him!.
Oh my God he's shot somebody.
Good God, it's Mr Harper!.
God Almighty, Hart, you scared me silly.
3N-COUNT 神 In many religions, a god is one of the spirits or beings that are believed to have power over a particular part of the world or nature. 神
6PHRASE 愿上帝阻止这样的事情；但愿这样的事不会发生 If you say God forbid, you are expressing your hope that something will not happen. 愿上帝阻止这样的事情；但愿这样的事不会发生 [feelings]
If, God forbid, something goes wrong, I don't know what I would do.
7PHRASE [verb-link PHRASE]上帝的恩赐；十全十美的人 If a person thinks they are God's gift to someone or something, they think they are perfect or extremely good. 上帝的恩赐；十全十美的人 [informal]
Are men god's gift to women? Some of them think they are.
8PHRASE [PHRASE n] [PHRASE n]（警告语）愿上帝保佑你 You use God help you to warn someone that something unpleasant will happen to them if they do a particular thing. （警告语）愿上帝保佑你 [informal] [informal]
God help him if he gets in my way.
The boss says you must wear a tie. And God help you if you don't.
9PHRASE 愿上帝保佑… If you feel sorry for someone because they are in a difficult or unpleasant situation, especially if you think that nobody can help them, you can say God help them. 愿上帝保佑…
'God help them,' he said. 'They're beyond help.'
10PHRASE [PHRASE with cl]真讨厌；真烦人 If you say God help us, you mean that you have negative feelings about the person or situation you are talking about. 真讨厌；真烦人 [informal, disapproval]
The first song is 11 minutes long, the last nearly the same, and, God help us, there's a drum solo along the way.
11PHRASE （表示强调）只有上帝知道，天晓得 You can say God knows ,God only knows, or God alone knows to emphasize that you do not know something. （表示强调）只有上帝知道，天晓得 [emphasis]
Gunga spoke God knows how many languages.
God alone knows what she thinks.
12PHRASE （表示不知道答案）天晓得 If someone says God knows in reply to a question, they mean that they do not know the answer. （表示不知道答案）天晓得 [emphasis]
'Where is he now?' 'God knows.'
13PHRASE （基督教的）牧师，神父 The term a man of God is sometimes used to refer to Christian priests or ministers. （基督教的）牧师，神父
I am a man of God.
14PHRASE （用来强调生气、懊恼或吃惊）究竟什么/ 究竟为什么/究竟如何 If someone uses such expressions as what in God's name ,why in God's name, or how in God's name, they are emphasizing how angry, annoyed, or surprised they are. （用来强调生气、懊恼或吃惊）究竟什么/ 究竟为什么/究竟如何 [informal, emphasis]
What in God's name do you expect me to do?.
Why in God's name did you have to tell her?
15PHRASE 俨然一副上帝的样子；表现得无所不能 If someone plays God, they act as if they have unlimited power and can do anything they want. 俨然一副上帝的样子；表现得无所不能 [disapproval]
You have no right to play God in my life!
16PHRASE [usually PHRASE with cl]（强调愿望之强烈）老天保佑，求求上天帮忙 You say please God to emphasize a strong hope, wish, or desire that you have. （强调愿望之强烈）老天保佑，求求上天帮忙 [emphasis]
Please God, let him telephone me now.
17PHRASE （表示强调）我向上帝祈祷/我真诚地希望/我向上帝发誓 You can use God in expressions such as I hope to God, or I wish to God, or I swear to God, in order to emphasize what you are saying. （表示强调）我向上帝祈祷/我真诚地希望/我向上帝发誓 [emphasis]
I hope to God they are paying you well.
I wish to God I hadn't met you.
18PHRASE 如系天意；如一切顺利 If you say God willing, you are saying that something will happen if all goes well. 如系天意；如一切顺利
God willing, there will be a breakthrough.
19 to put the fear of God into someone→see: fear honest to God→see: honest in the lap of the gods→see: lap for God's sake→see: sake thank God→see: thank
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in troubleBible: Psalms
God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the soul and the clodRobert BrowningMen and Women
You cannot plumb the depths of the human heart, nor find out what a man is thinking; how do you expect to search out God, who made all these things, and find out his mind or comprehend his thoughts?Apocrypha: Judith
If God did not exist, man would have to invent himVoltaireEpître CIV à l'auteur du livre des trois imposteurs
God moves in a mysterious way His wonders to performWilliam CowperLight Shining Out of Darkness
The voice of the people is the voice of GodAlcuinEpistles
God is but a word invented to explain the worldLamartineNouvelle harmonies poétiques et religieuses
Thou shalt have one God only; who Would be at the expense of two?Arthur Hugh CloughThe Latest Decalogue
God is subtle, but he is not maliciousAlbert Einstein
God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improperR. Buckminster FullerNo More Secondhand God
Theist and Atheist: The fight between them is as to whether God shall be called God or shall have some other nameSamuel ButlerNotebooks
It is an insult to God to believe in GodGalen Strawson
God and the doctor we alike adore But only when in danger, not before; The danger o'er, both are alike requited, God is forgotten, and the Doctor slightedJohn OwenEpigrams
Any God I ever felt in church I brought in with meAlice WalkerThe Color Purple
God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant, and the cat. He has no real style. He just goes on trying other thingsPablo Picasso
As flies to wanton boys are we to the gods; They kill us for their sportWilliam ShakespeareKing Lear
Heaven always bears some proportion to earth. The god of the cannibal will be a cannibal, of the crusader a crusader, and of the merchants a merchantRalph Waldo EmersonThe Conduct of Life
If the triangles were to make a god, he would have three sidesMontesquieuLettres Persanes
Bacchus: a convenient deity invented by the ancients as an excuse for getting drunkAmbrose BierceThe Devil's Dictionary
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe that there areOvidArs Amatoria
( God) ADJECTIVE | VERB + GOD | GOD + VERB | PREPOSITION | PHRASESADJECTIVE➤pagan異教神▸➤Christian, Greek, Roman, etc.基督教上帝、希臘神、羅馬神等◇the Jewish God 猶太教的上帝➤false, heathen偽神；異教神◇those who follow false gods 那些信奉偽神的人➤fertility繁殖神▸➤sun太陽神VERB + GOD➤believe in, follow, have信神；追隨神；有神◇Do you believe in God? 你信上帝嗎？◇The Romans had many gods. 羅馬人信許多神。➤praise, pray to, thank, worship讚美神；向神禱告；感謝神；崇拜神◇The people worshipped pagan gods. 這個民族崇拜異教神。➤obey, serve服從神；侍奉神➤find皈依神◇He has given up drinking and found God. 他戒酒信神，找到了精神寄託。GOD + VERB➤exist神存在◇Can we prove that God exists? 我們能夠證明上帝存在嗎？PREPOSITION➤god of⋯的神◇the Roman god of war 羅馬戰神PHRASES➤faith in God篤信上帝◇Nothing ever shook her faith in God. 任何事情都不曾改變她對上帝的信仰。➤God's will, the will of God上帝的意旨◇He saw the accident as the will of God. 他把這次事故看成是上帝的意旨。