heavenward

adverb or adjective heav·en·ward \ ˈhe-vən-wərd \

Definition of heavenward

:toward heaven

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First Known Use of heavenward

13th century


HEAVENWARD Defined for English Language Learners

heavenward

adverb

Definition of heavenward for English Language Learners

  • : toward the sky


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