What is another word for angelical?

Pronunciation: [and͡ʒˈɛlɪkə͡l] (IPA)

The word "angelical" is defined as relating to, resembling, or having the qualities of an angel. Synonyms for this word include: heavenly, divine, ethereal, saintly, pure, innocent, and seraphic. These words all describe a person or thing that is pure and virtuous, possessing qualities reminiscent of the divine. Other words that can be used as synonyms for "angelical" include: celestial, cherubic, otherworldly, radiant, and beatific. These words all evoke a sense of beauty, goodness, and purity, traits reminiscent of angels, who are often depicted as shining, beautiful beings. When describing a person or thing as "angelical," the synonyms used evoke a sense of otherworldly, divine beauty and goodness.

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What are the hypernyms for Angelical?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for angelical?

Angelical is an adjective, used to describe something that is pure, innocent, or heavenly. Its antonyms include words that express the opposite meaning. Some antonyms for angelical include demonic, wicked, impure, sinful, ungodly, dark, and evil. These words convey a sense of darkness, evil, and wrongdoing, which stand in contrast to the divine qualities associated with angelical. While angelical suggests a sense of righteousness, kindness, and grace, its antonyms portray negativity and malevolence. Therefore, when describing someone or something, it is essential to choose the appropriate word to convey the intended meaning.

What are the antonyms for Angelical?

Usage examples for Angelical

He was true man, a native of earth, and if he could not quit his huge personality to pipe spiritual music during a storm of trouble, being a soul wedged in the gnarled wood of the standing giant oak, and giving mighty sound of timber at strife rather than the angelical cry, he suffered, as he loved, to his depths.
"The Tragic Comedians, Complete"
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Which humanity Love hath brought up into the highest throne, above all angelical principalities and powers, into the very Power of the Deity itself.
"Dialogues on the Supersensual Life"
Jacob Behmen
"Take each one, and go, and trade to Soudan," added the angelical messenger; and then in a bright cloud ascended over the top of the mountains.
"Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846"
James Richardson

Famous quotes with Angelical

  • The walls of Gormenghast were like the walls of paradise or the walls of an inferno. The colours were devilish or angelical according to the colour of the mind that watched them. They swam, those walls, with the hues of hell, with the tints of Zion. The breasts of the plumaged seraphim; the scales of Satan.
    Mervyn Peake

Related words: angelic beings, angelology, angel pictures, angel wings, angels in heaven, angel messenger, angel of death

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