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Synonyms for heaven
ˈhɛv ənheav·en

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  1. heavennoun

    welkin, pearly gates, sky, firmament, delight, paradise, dream

    hell, nightmare, horror

  2. heavennoun

    derived from Evan with a folk etymology spelling.

    dream, sky, pearly gates, delight, firmament, welkin, paradise

    horror, hell, nightmare

  3. heavennoun

    The paradise of the afterlife in certain religions, considered to be the home of the god or gods of those religions, and often the home, or one of various possible homes, of souls of deceased people.

    Mommy’s gone to heaven to be with God.

    delight, paradise, dream, welkin, firmament, sky, pearly gates

    horror, hell, nightmare

  4. heavennoun

    A blissful place or experience.

    Soaking in a warm bath after a long day at work is sheer heaven.

    pearly gates, firmament, welkin, delight, dream, paradise, sky

    hell, nightmare, horror

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Eden, paradise, nirvana, heaven, promised land, Shangri-lanoun

    any place of complete bliss and delight and peace

    enlightenment, paradise, nirvana, promised land

    pit, Inferno, nether region, infernal region, perdition, Hell

  2. Heavennoun

    the abode of God and the angels

    paradise, nirvana, promised land

    nether region, Inferno, perdition, Hell, infernal region, pit

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Editors Contribution

  1. himmel

    himmel means sky, heaven... they are interchangeable

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. heavennoun

    firmament, sky, welkin, empyrean, celestial sphere, starry heaven, vault of heaven, canopy of heaven

  2. heavennoun

    paradise, elysium, abode of the blessed

  3. heavennoun

    GOD, jehovah, lord

  4. heavennoun

    exalted state, state of bliss, great felicity, supreme happiness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. heavennoun

    paradise, elysium, eden, the new jerusalem, glory, olympus, elysium, elysian, arcadia, valhalla, walhalla, nirvana

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "heaven":

    paradise, paradis, sky, skies, ciel, haven, heavens, god, havens, goodness

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How to use heaven in a sentence?

  1. Martin Luther:

    If you're not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there.

  2. Lokesh Sharma:

    I never thought of going somewhere else and settling. Devprayag is a heaven for me. I feel blessed to be born next to Mother Ganges.

  3. Mark Twain:

    Heaven goes by favour. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.

  4. Tyron Edwards:

    Happiness is like manna; it is to be gathered in grains, and enjoyed every day. It will not keep; it cannot be accumulated; nor have we got to go out of ourselves or into remote places to gather it, since it has rained down from a Heaven, at our very door.

  5. Charles Henry Parkhurst:

    Home interprets heaven. Home is heaven for beginners.

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