Definition of heaven-sent in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhevən ˌsent/


(Of an event or opportunity) occurring at a favorable time; opportune.
Example sentences
  • Self-assessment would also provide a heaven-sent opportunity to rid the nation of estate agents, while increasing our wealth.
  • And why didn't any of your recent career-reviews by the big-name analysts of the game even mention the innumerable times you squandered a heaven-sent opportunity to carry India to victory?
  • He said: ‘This is a heaven-sent opportunity to continue serving the community.’

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Syllabification: heav·en-sent

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