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BEATIFIC

 Dictionary entry overview: What does beatific mean? 

BEATIFIC (adjective)
  The adjective BEATIFIC has 2 senses:

1. experiencing or bestowing celestial joy
2. marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint

  Familiarity information: BEATIFIC used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BEATIFIC (adjective)


Sense 1beatific [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Experiencing or bestowing celestial joy

Context example:

beatific peace

Similar:

joyful (full of or producing joy)


Sense 2beatific [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint

Synonyms:

angelic; sainted; saintlike; saintly; beatific; angelical

Context examples:

angelic beneficence / a beatific smile / a saintly concern for his fellow men / my sainted mother

Similar:

good (morally admirable)


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