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angel

an·gel

angel

 
 
pronunciation:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a spiritual being who acts as a servant or messenger of God. Angels are often represented as human figures with wings and a halo.
The Christian Bible tells of how an angel came to Mary to tell her of the coming of Jesus.
 
antonyms:
demon
similar words:
spirit
definition 2: a person who has great goodness and kindness.
She was an angel for helping me with my homework.
synonyms:
saint
antonyms:
devil
similar words:
gem, treasure
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