Definition of Heavenwards

1. Adverb. Toward heaven. "He pointed heavenward"

Exact synonyms: Heavenward, Heavenwardly

Definition of Heavenwards

1. Adjective. Upwards, in the direction of the sky or heavens. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Heavenwards

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Heavenwards

heavenizing
heavenlier
heavenliest
heavenlike
heavenliness
heavenlinesses
heavenly
heavenly bodies
heavenly body
heavenlyminded
heavenric
heavens
heavens above
heavenward
heavenwardly
heavenwards (current term)
heaver
heavers
heaves
heavied
heavier
heavier-than-air
heavier-than-air craft
heavies
heaviest
heavily
heavily traveled
heaviness
heavinesses
heaving

Literary usage of Heavenwards

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, George Walter Prothero (1902)
"Certainly, sir." ' Does he not live up there ? " pointing heavenwards. ' He does, sir." ' Is he not the Creator and the Father of ..."

2. Papers of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University by Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology (1900)
"... crown heavenwards and its roots and rootlets earthwards. The fact that the juice of the agave or maguey was collected from the core of 8. Fio. ..."

3. A Treatise Upon the Walk of Faith by William Romaine (1809)
"The believer, exercised with the outward cross, carries it with patience, and finds it a great help to him in his walk heavenwards. WE call that a cross, ..."

4. Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Sources by James Wood (1899)
"... /Thinking A single grateful thought turned heavenwards is the most perfect prayer. Lessing. A single moment may transform everything. ..."

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