1. Of or belonging to God; as, divine perfections; the divine will. "The immensity of the divine nature." Paley.
2. Proceeding from God; as, divine judgments. "Divine protection." Bacon.
3. Appropriated to God, or celebrating his praise; religious; pious; holy; as, divine service; divine songs; divine worship.
4. Pertaining to, or proceeding from, a deity; partaking of the nature of a god or the gods. "The divine Apollo said." Shak.
5. Godlike; heavenly; excellent in the highest degree; supremely admirable; apparently above what is human. In this application, the word admits of comparison; as, the divinest mind. Sir J. Davies. "The divine Desdemona." Shak.
"A divine sentence is in the lips of the king." -- Prov. xvi. 10.
"But not to one in this benighted age Is that diviner inspiration given." -- Gray.
6. Presageful; foreboding; prescient. [Obs.]
"Yet oft his heart, divine of something ill, Misgave him." -- Milton.
7. Relating to divinity or theology.
"Church history and other divine learning." -- South.
Syn. -- Supernatural; superhuman; godlike; heavenly; celestial; pious; holy; sacred; preëminent.