Definition of God/heaven forbid
—used in speech to say that one hopes a bad thing will not happen This is the number you should call if, God forbid, you should get into an accident. Heaven forbid that something bad should happen.
Word by Word Definitions
: the supreme or ultimate reality: such as
: the Being perfect in power, wisdom, and goodness who is worshipped as creator and ruler of the universe
: the incorporeal divine Principle ruling over all as eternal Spirit : infinite Mind
: to treat as a god : idolize, deify
: the expanse of space that seems to be over the earth like a dome : firmament
: the dwelling place of the Deity and the blessed dead
: a spiritual state of everlasting communion with God
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