paradise noun

1 heaven

VERB + PARADISE go to They all expected to go to paradise.

PREP. in ~ an angel in paradise

2 perfect place

ADJ. perfect, unspoilt | beautiful | lost the lost paradise of childhood | children's, walker's, etc. | earthly, island, tropical

VERB + PARADISE create She worked on the garden until she had created her own little paradise. | find They moved to the country hoping to find paradise.


PREP. in (a) ~ We found ourselves in a tropical paradise. | ~ for The airport is a paradise for pickpockets. | ~ of a paradise of golden beaches

PHRASES a paradise on earth