Definition of almighty adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɔːlˈmaɪti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɔːlˈmaɪti//
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  1. 1(in prayers) having complete power Almighty God, have mercy on us.
  2. 2[only before noun] (informal) very great or severe an almighty bang/crash/roar
  3. 3(taboo, offensive) used in the expressions shown in the example, to express surprise or anger Christ/God Almighty! What the hell do you think you are doing?
  4. 4 the Almighty noun [singular] God to pray to the Almighty
  5. Word OriginOld English ælmihtig, composite of all and mighty.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: almighty

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