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Meaning of ANGELIC

Pronunciation:  an'jelik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  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"
  2. [adj]  having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; "an angelic smile"; "a cherubic face"; "looking so seraphic when he slept"; "a sweet disposition"
  3. [adj]  of or relating to angels; "angelic messenger"

ANGELIC is a 7 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: angelical, angelical, beatific, cherubic, good, lovable, loveable, sainted, saintlike, saintly, seraphic, sweet



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \An*gel"ic\, Angelical \An*gel"ic*al\, a. [L. angelicus,
    Gr. ?: cf. F. ang['e]lique.]
    Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling,
    characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel;
    heavenly; divine. ``Angelic harps.'' --Thomson.``Angelical
    actions.'' --Hooker.
          The union of womanly tenderness and angelic patience.
    {Angelic Hymn}, a very ancient hymn of the Christian Church;
       -- so called from its beginning with the song of the
       heavenly host recorded in Luke ii. 14. --Eadie.
  2. \An*gel"ic\, a. [From {Angelica}.] (Chem.)
    Of or derived from angelica; as, angelic acid; angelic ether.
    {Angelic acid}, an acid obtained from angelica and some other
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