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English Dictionary: heavenly by the DICT Development Group
3 results for heavenly
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven; "celestial beings"; "heavenly hosts"
    Synonym(s): celestial, heavenly
  2. of or relating to the sky; "celestial map"; "a heavenly body"
    Synonym(s): celestial, heavenly
  3. of or belonging to heaven or god
    Antonym(s): earthly
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Heavenly \Heav"en*ly\, a. [AS. heofonic.]
      1. Pertaining to, resembling, or inhabiting heaven;
            celestial; not earthly; as, heavenly regions; heavenly
                     As is the heavenly, such are they also that are
                     heavenly.                                          --1 Cor. xv.
      2. Appropriate to heaven in character or happiness; perfect;
            pure; supremely blessed; as, a heavenly race; the
            heavenly, throng.
                     The love of heaven makes one heavenly. --Sir P.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Heavenly \Heav"en*ly\, adv.
      1. In a manner resembling that of heaven. [bd]She was
            heavenly true.[b8] --Shak.
      2. By the influence or agency of heaven.
                     Out heavenly guided soul shall climb. --Milton.
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