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noun heaven pronunciation in British English /ˈhev(ə)n/
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  1. 1


    the place where God is believed to live. Some people believe that good people go to Heaven when they die and bad people go to Hell

    Christians believe that Jesus ascended into Heaven.

    1. a.
      literary God or God’s power

      I pray to Heaven it may be so.

  2. 2

    the heavens

    [plural] literary the sky

    The heavens shook with thunder.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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