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heavenly


  3  definitions  found 
 
  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 
  music. 
 
  As  is  the  heavenly,  such  are  they  also  that  are 
  heavenly.  --1  Cor.  xv 
  48. 
 
  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. 
  Sidney. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heavenly  \Heav"en*ly\,  adv 
  1.  In  a  manner  resembling  that  of  heaven.  ``She  was  heavenly 
  true.''  --Shak. 
 
  2.  By  the  influence  or  agency  of  heaven. 
 
  Out  heavenly  guided  soul  shall  climb.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  heavenly 
  adj  1:  relating  to  or  inhabiting  a  divine  heaven;  "celestial 
  beings";  "heavenly  hosts"  [syn:  {celestial}] 
  2:  of  or  relating  to  the  sky;  "celestial  map";  "a  heavenly 
  body"  [syn:  {celestial}] 
  3:  of  or  belonging  to  heaven  or  god  [ant:  {earthly}] 




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