in seventh heaven

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in seventh heaven

informal
: very happy
  • When I told her she was going to be a grandmother, she was in seventh heaven.

Word by Word Definitions

seventh play
  1. : one that is number seven in a series — see Table of Numbers

  2. : a musical interval embracing seven diatonic degrees

  3. : a tone at this interval

heaven play
  1. : the expanse of space that seems to be over the earth like a dome : firmament

  2. : the dwelling place of the Deity and the blessed dead

  3. : a spiritual state of everlasting communion with God


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