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heaven-sent
American English: /ˈhɛvən ˌsɛnt/

Translation of heaven-sent in Spanish:

adjective

  • caído del cielo
    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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