Definition of Angelical

1. Adjective. Of or relating to angels. "Angelic messenger"

Exact synonyms: Angelic
Partainyms: Angel, Angel
Derivative terms: Angel, Angel, Angel



2. Adjective. Having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub. "A sweet disposition"
Exact synonyms: Angelic, Cherubic, Seraphic, Sweet
Similar to: Lovable, Loveable
Derivative terms: Angel, Angel, Seraph, Sweetness

3. Adjective. Marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint. "My sainted mother"
Exact synonyms: Angelic, Beatific, Sainted, Saintlike, Saintly
Similar to: Good
Derivative terms: Angel, Saint, Saint, Saintliness

Definition of Angelical

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

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Angelical

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Angelical

1. Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling, characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel; heavenly; divine. "Angelic harps." ."Angelical actions." . "The union of womanly tenderness and angelic patience." (Macaulay) 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. Origin: L. Angelicus, Gr., cf. F. Angelique. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Angelical

angel sharks
angelage
angelaite
angeldom
angeled
angelellite
angelfish
angelfishes
angelhood
angelhoods
angelic
angelic acid
angelic non-determinism
angelica root
angelical (current term)
angelically
angelicalness
angelicas
angelicin
angelicins
angelick
angelicness
angelified
angelifies
angelify
angelifying
angelim
angeling
angelino

Literary usage of Angelical

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1. The Spirit of Prayer: Or The Soul Rising Out of the Vanity of Time, Into the by William Law (1823)
"In this angelical kingdom, the one element (which is now in four parts) was then a fruitful mother of wonders, continually bringing forth new forms and ..."

2. A Full Catechism of the Catholic Religion by Joseph Deharbe (1889)
"On the angelical Salutation. 49. What prayer do Catholics usually say after the Our Father ... Why do we add the angelical Salutation to the Lord's Prayer ? ..."

3. The True Intellectual System of the Universe: Wherein All the Reason and by Ralph Cudworth, Johann Lorenz Mosheim (1845)
"... in societate angelorum,f " angelical bodies, fit for society and converse with angels ;" and declaring the difference betwixt the bodies of angels and ..."

4. The Life and Labours of Saint Thomas of Aquin by Roger Bede Vaughan, Jerome Vaughan (1890)
"Had not the angelical possessed that priceless gift of assimilating to his own plastic mind, by a certain spontaneous attraction, anything and everything ..."

5. The Saint's Everlasting Rest, Or, A Treatise of the Blessed State of the by Richard Baxter, Benjamin Fawcett (1811)
"Be much in the angelical work of praise. The more heavenly the employment, the more will it make the spirit heavenly. Praising God is the work of angels and ..."

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