adverb Date: 1650 heavenward

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • heavenwards — heavenward UK [ˈhev(ə)nwə(r)d] / US [ˈhev(ə)nwərd] or heavenwards UK [ˈhev(ə)nwə(r)dz] / US [ˈhev(ə)nwərdz] adverb literary upwards …   English dictionary

  • heavenwards — heaven ► NOUN 1) a place regarded in various religions as the abode of God or the gods and of the good after death, often depicted as being above the sky. 2) (the heavens) literary the sky. 3) informal a place or state of supreme bliss. 4) (also… …   English terms dictionary

  • heavenwards — See heavenward. * * * …   Universalium

  • heavenwards — adjective Upwards, in the direction of the sky or heavens …   Wiktionary

  • heavenwards — heav·en·wards || hevnwÉ™(r)dz adv. toward the sky, skyward; toward heaven …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heavenwards — heav·en·wards …   English syllables

  • heavenwards — /ˈhɛvənwədz/ (say hevuhnwuhdz) adverb towards heaven. Also, heavenward …   Australian English dictionary

  • heavenwards — adverb toward heaven he pointed heavenward • Syn: ↑heavenward, ↑heavenwardly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Miodrag Bulatović — (Serbian Cyrillic: Миодраг Булатовић) (born 1930, in Okladi, Bijelo Polje, Zeta Banovina, Kingdom of Yugoslavia died 1991, Igalo, Montenegro, SFR Yugoslavia) was a Montenegrin Serb[1] novelist and playwright. He began in 1956 with a book of short …   Wikipedia

  • heavenward — 1. adverb toward heaven 2. adjective which leads toward heaven Syn: heavenwards, Heavenwards …   Wiktionary

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