Definition of Cherubic

1. Adjective. Having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub. "A sweet disposition"

Exact synonyms: Angelic, Angelical, Seraphic, Sweet
Similar to: Lovable, Loveable
Derivative terms: Angel, Angel, Seraph, Sweetness



Definition of Cherubic

1. a. Of or pertaining to cherubs; angelic.

Definition of Cherubic

1. Adjective. of, or relating to a cherub; angelic ¹

2. Adjective. of, or like a baby; infantile ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cherubic

1. cherub [adj] - See also: cherub

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cherubic

cherrypicking
cherrypicks
cherrypie
cherrystone
cherrystone clam
cherrystones
cherrywood
chersonese
chert
chertier
chertiest
chertiness
cherts
cherty
cherub
cherubic (current term)
cherubic facies
cherubical
cherubically
cherubim
cherubims
cherubin
cherubins
cherubism
cherublike
cherubs
cherup
cheruped
cheruping
cherupped

Literary usage of Cherubic

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1. The Gentile Nations: Or, the History and Religion of the Egyptians by George Smith (1854)
"... cherubic Figures—The Sacred Tree—A Garden called " Paradise " attached to each Royal Palace—The Palace itself a Sacred Temple—Doubts of Layard—Elaborate ..."

2. Erasmus in Praise of Folly: With Portrait, Life of Erasmus, and His Epistle by Desiderius Erasmus (1922)
"And here they shall cite their doctors invincible, subtle, seraphic, cherubic, holy, irrefragable, and such like great names to confirm their several ..."

3. Angelic revelations concerning the origin, ultimation, and destiny of the by William Oxley (1883)
"Appearance of cherubic Life. Mission of the Twin Cherubs. AM THAT I AM: Wave after wave of spiritual light, wave after wave of celestial love, rolls before ..."

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