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Noun: heavens  he-vunz
  1. The apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected
    - celestial sphere, sphere, empyrean, firmament, vault of heaven, welkin
Interjection: heavens  he-vunz
Usage: informal
  1. Used to express surprise
    "Good heavens, you must take more care of yourself!";
    - Christ [informal], Christmas [informal], crikey [Brit, informal], cripes [informal], cor [Brit, informal], crumbs [Brit, informal], gosh [informal], golly [informal], by George [informal], by Jove [informal], blimey [Brit, informal], gorblimey [Brit, informal], cor blimey [Brit, informal], my [informal], holy cow [informal], holy mackerel [informal], holy smoke [informal], holy moley [informal], holy moly [informal], fancy [Brit, informal], good grief [informal], goodness [informal], goodness me [informal], Gordon Bennett [informal], gracious [informal], gracious me [informal], fancy that [informal], gawd [informal], god, my word, oh, O, ah, oh boy [informal], jeez [informal], geez [informal], strewth [Brit, informal], struth [Brit, informal], yikes [informal], I'll be blowed [Brit, informal], blow me [Brit, informal], Holy-dooly [Austral, informal], heck [informal], blooming heck [Brit, informal], jeepers [informal], jeepers creepers [informal], Lord [informal], Lordy [informal], marry [archaic], well I never [informal], good heavens [informal], my goodness [informal], Jesus [informal], bejesus [N. Amer, informal], od [archaic]
Noun: heaven  he-vun
  1. Any place of complete bliss and delight and peace
    - Eden, paradise, nirvana, promised land, Shangri-la

Type of: part, region, surface

Encyclopedia: Heavens

Heaven, He’s in Heaven