paradisiacal

play
adjective par·a·di·si·a·cal \ˌper-ə-də-ˈsī-ə-kəl, -ˌdī-, -ˈzī-, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of paradisiacal

  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling paradise

paradisiacally

play \-də-ˈsī-ə-k(ə-)lē, -ˌdī-, -ˈzī-\ adverb

Variants of paradisiacal

or

paradisiac

play \-ˈdi-zē-ˌak, -sē-\

Origin and Etymology of paradisiacal

Late Latin paradisiacus, from paradisus


First Known Use: 1649


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