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angelic adj
1 marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint; "angelic benificence"; "a beatific smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my sainted mother" [syn: angelical, beatific, saintlike, saintly, sainted]
2 of or relating to angels; "angelic messenger" [syn: angelical]
3 having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; "an angelic smile"; "a cherubic face"; "looking so seraphic when he slept"; "a sweet disposition" [syn: angelical, cherubic, seraphic, sweet]

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From angelicus, from sc=polytonic, sc=polytonic, from sc=polytonic, sc=polytonic.


  • a WEAE /enˈʤɛl.ɪc/


  1. Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling, characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel.



belonging to, proceeding from, or resembling an angel

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