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heaven noun

1 believed to be the home of God

VERB + HEAVEN ascend to, go to I feel like I've died and gone to heaven.

PREP. from ~ Our child seemed a gift from heaven. | in ~ (figurative) It was a marriage made in heaven.

PHRASES the kingdom of heaven

2 place/situation in which you are very happy

ADJ. absolute, sheer It was sheer heaven being alone at last.

PREP. in ~ The kids were in absolute heaven at the fair.

PHRASES a heaven on earth The island is truly a heaven on earth. | sb's idea of heaven Building up a tan by the pool with a good book is my idea of heaven.