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empyrean

adjective

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  1. of, relating to, or suggesting heaven <movie scenes set in heaven often suggest that harps are the favored instruments for empyrean music> Synonyms elysian, empyreal, celestial, ethereal, heavenly, supernalRelated Words supernatural, transcendent, transcendental, unearthly, unworldly; angelic (or angelical), beatific, blissful; Olympian, paradisiacal (or paradisiac), utopian; cosmic (also cosmical), galactic, stellarNear Antonyms earthly, mundane, terrestrial, worldly; anti-utopian, dystopianAntonyms chthonic (also chthonian), hellish, infernal, plutonian, sulfurous, Tartarean


empyrean

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of empyrean

  1. 1 a dwelling place of perfect happiness for the soul after death <ascended into the empyrean after a life filled with good deeds> Synonyms above, bliss, elysian fields, Elysium, heaven, kingdom come, New Jerusalem, paradise, sky, Zion (also Sion)Related Words Beulah, glory, happy hunting ground, nirvana, promised land, Valhalla; afterlife, afterworld, hereafter, otherworldNear Antonyms inferno; limbo, purgatory; hades, netherworld, underworld; abyss, pitAntonyms Gehenna, hell, Pandemonium, perdition

  2. 2 an often imaginary place or state of utter perfection and happiness <most ticket buyers have no trouble envisioning the empyrean that winning the lottery would inevitably bring about> Synonyms Camelot, Cockaigne, Eden, Elysium, paradise, fantasyland, heaven, lotusland, never-never land, New Jerusalem, nirvana, promised land, Shangri-la, utopia, Zion (also Sion)Related Words arcadia; dreamland, dreamworld, fairyland, wonderland; blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, euphoria, gladness, joyNear Antonyms fool's paradiseAntonyms anti-utopia, dystopia, hell


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