a match made in heaven

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a match made in heaven

An extremely well-suited pairing of people or things; a match that will result in a particularly positive or successful outcome. Mike and Timothy are a match made in heaven! I can't think of two people better suited to marry one another. The new wide receiver and the team's veteran quarterback have proved to be a match made in heaven on the field.
See also: heaven, made, match

match made in heaven

A very happy marriage or partnership. When Kelly and Julie partnered up and opened their restaurant, it was a match made in heaven. Cindy and Mark look so happy together. That's a match made in heaven.
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a ˌmarriage/ˌmatch made in ˈheaven

a combination of two people or things which seems perfect: When she married Dave, everyone thought that theirs was a match made in heaven.A merger between the two leading mobile phone networks would appear to be a marriage made in heaven, but will consumers lose out?
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See Stern, 13, citing a thirteenth-century Italian responsum concerning the possible refusal of either the bride or groom, which refers to the notion of matches made in heaven.