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heavenly

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adjective heav·en·ly \-lē\

Simple Definition of heavenly

  • : appearing or occurring in the sky

  • : of or relating to heaven : divine or blessed

  • : very pleasant or good

Full Definition of heavenly

  1. 1 :  of or relating to heaven or the heavens :  celestial <the heavenly choirs> <use a telescope to study the heavenly bodies>

  2. 2 a :  suggesting the blessed state of heaven :  beatific <heavenly peace> b :  delightful

heav·en·li·ness noun

Examples of heavenly

  1. the moon, stars, and other heavenly bodies

  2. <had a heavenly time at the dance>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of heavenly

before 12th century



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