heavenward heavenward

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) directed toward heaven or the sky
  2. (adv) toward heaven

Usage(s):

  1. The aeroplane ran along the ground for a short distance and then soared majestically heavenward as dawn began to dispel the gloom.
  2. More than most presidential candidates, Bush promised during his campaign to look heavenward for guidance if elected.
  3. Clamped in a vise of earphones, the eyes roll heavenward and squeeze shut, the brow sweats and furrows, the teeth gnaw at the lower lip.

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Quotes

  • He quoted Saint Paul's words in Philippians as saying, "forgetting what is behind and straining towards what is ahead, I press on towards the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: the Apostle Paul Source: Ghana News Agency

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