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Definitions of "angelic"
- Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling, characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel. adjective
- Of or pertaining to angelic acid. adjective
- Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling, characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel; heavenly; divine. adjective
- having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub. adjective
- marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint. adjective
- Of or derived from angelica adjective
- Of, belonging to, or like an angel; suitable to the nature or office of an angel.
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from the plant angelica.
- marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint adjective
- of or relating to angels adjective
- having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub adjective
The word "angelic" in example sentences
The competition is tough enough without the added, self-imposed pressure of trying to reach a bar so high that many use the word "angelic" to describe it.. [CNN.com]
Rosemary, who lives in the Twin Towers Place neighborhood east of downtown shared this story of what they call angelic behavior.. [daytondailynews.com - News]
A sharp and nasty trident with which she pokes and prods me daily like some sort of mini demon in angelic disguise.. [Archive 2006-12-01]
Archie the cat, though otherwise angelic, is a demon where houseplants are concerned.. [Lemon at Work]
She starred as Christine in the 2004 film version of "Phantom of the Opera," where she displayed the singing voice - described as "angelic" - that had launched her career in show business in the first place.. [Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion]
An eight-layered 'angelic'-looking vanilla cake proved hell for MasterChef's Alvin Quah, who became the first eliminated contestant of the competition's finals.. [National Nine News]
Lest there be any doubts among Southern Baptists investigators about this being erotic as opposed to platonic affection, the far older James called angelic young Villiers "my sweet child and wife, and grant that ye may ever be a comfort to your dear dad and husband.". [Will gay unfriendly Southern Baptists expel King James?]
The white above you, that white arc displays your spirit guides, otherwise known as angelic beings or deceased loved ones.. [CNN Transcript Nov 14, 2005]
The Fourth Lateran Council declared that God is creator of all things visible and invisible, spiritual and corporeal; who by his almighty power, together at the beginning of time, formed out of nothing the spiritual creature and the corporeal creature, that is, the angelic and the terrestrial; and then the human creature, composed of both body and spirit.. [The Angels and Us]
In many instances, the Scriptures clearly refer to the angelic host even though the words malak and angellos are not used.. [A Study of Angels]
The “thrones or powers or rulers or authorities” refer to the angelic hosts in heaven.1 In this passage Paul says that the invisible things of heaven—which certainly includes angels—were created through him and unto him.. [A Study of Angels]
-- One seeking to be transformed into the foreignness he admires, the other preferring, contemptuously, to transform; one, a hapless fellow who seems to be continually punished for uncommitted crimes, the other, called angelic by one and all, the type of man who gets away with everything.. [The Satanic Verses]
Maria has grown thin -- Sarah has turned methodist -- and Jenny, who danced with his Excellency the Portuguese Ambassador, who was called angelic by the Right Honourable the Lord Privy Seal, and who moreover refused a man of fortune because he had an ugly name, is going to be married to. [The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 14, No. 380, July 11, 1829]
We have several pictures on the walls -- first a portrait of my dear uncle; a boyish face with fair hair, deep blue eyes, and an expression angelic in sweetness.. [The Story of a Summer Or, Journal Leaves from Chappaqua]
The authoritative teaching of the Church on this topic is set forth in the decrees of the Fourth Lateran Council (cap. i, "Firmiter credimus"), wherein, after saying that God in the beginning had created together two creatures, the spiritual and the corporeal, that is to say the angelic and the earthly, and lastly man, who was made of both spirit and body, the council continues:. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 4: Clandestinity-Diocesan Chancery]
And if a man wisheth to practise his work in images, after the likeness of the angelic, that is, in entire abandonment, the work is then perfect and ordered as the best.. [The Following of Christ.]