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heaven US English

A place regarded in various religions as the abode of God (or the gods) and the angels, and of the good after death, often traditionally depicted as being above the sky

heaven US Thesaurus

the good will have a place in heaven

heaven New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

capital when equivalent to God or the gods; lower case as a place, in phrases, and in sense ‘state of bliss’

God forbid US English

Used to express a fervent wish that something does not happen

God knows US English

Used to emphasize that one does not know something

heaven-sent US English

(Of an event or opportunity) occurring at a favorable time; opportune

hog heaven US English

A state of complete happiness

heaven-sent US Thesaurus

the audition was a heaven-sent opportunity

Heaven forfend US English

Used to express dismay or horror at the thought of something happening

tree of heaven US English

A fast-growing Chinese ailanthus that is widely cultivated as an ornamental

in seventh heaven US English

In a state of ecstasy

pennies from heaven US English

Unexpected benefits, especially financial ones

stink to high heaven US English

Have a very strong and unpleasant odor

ascend US English

(Of a spiritual being or soul) rise into heaven

manna US English

An unexpected or gratuitous benefit

for God's in sake1 US English

Used to express impatience, annoyance, urgency, or desperation

God knows in know US English

Used to emphasize that one does not know something

move heaven and earth to do something US English

Make extraordinary efforts to do a specified thing

God forbid in forbid US English

Used to express a fervent wish that something does not happen

Heaven forfend in forfend US English

Used to express dismay or horror at the thought of something happening

midheaven US English

(On an astrological chart) the point where the ecliptic intersects the meridian

in seventh heaven in heaven US English

In a state of ecstasy

pennies from heaven in penny US English

Unexpected benefits, especially financial ones

stink to high heaven in heaven US English

Have a very strong and unpleasant odor

Heaven or God forfend in forfend US English

Used to express dismay or horror at the thought of something happening

in seventh heaven in heaven US Thesaurus

we're all in seventh heaven with this new swimming pool

move heaven and earth to do something in heaven US English

Make extraordinary efforts to do a specified thing

stink or smell to high heaven in heaven US English

Have a very strong and unpleasant odor

move heaven and earth in heaven US Thesaurus

I'm going to get this promotion, even if I have to move heaven and earth to do it


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