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heav·en·ly

heavenly

 
 
pronunciation:
he vn li
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having to do with heaven as in religion or the space above the earth.
I believe that angels are heavenly beings.The stars, sun, and moon are heavenly bodies.
antonyms:
earthly
definition 2: wonderful or beautiful.
What heavenly weather!
antonyms:
dreadful
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The word heavenly contains the following part:
-ly2 Old English adjective-forming suffix that means like; every (when attached to times)
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The suffix -ly2attaches primarily to native English nouns to form adjectives.