1.the highest point in the development of something; a culmination or climax."his appearance as Hamlet was the apotheosis of his career"
synonyms: culmination, climax, crowning moment, peak, pinnacle, summit, zenith, apex, acme, apogee, high point, highest point, height, high water markMore"his appearance as Hamlet was the apotheosis of his career" antonyms: nadir
2.the elevation of someone to divine status."death spared Pompey the task of having to account for the apotheosis of Caesar"