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be in seventh heaven

To be in a state of bliss or extreme happiness. I've been in seventh heaven ever since I got engaged!
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in seventh heaven

In a state of bliss or extreme happiness. I've been in seventh heaven ever since I got engaged!
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in seventh heaven

Fig. in a very happy state. Ann was really in seventh heaven when she got a car of her own. I'd be in seventh heaven if I had a million dollars.
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in seventh heaven

In a state of bliss, as in John was in seventh heaven when the director praised his speech. Used figuratively since the early 1800s, this term alludes to the dwelling place of God in highest of the seven concentric spheres that surround the earth in the system recognized by both Muslims and ancient Jews.
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in seventh heaven

If you are in seventh heaven, you are extremely happy. After I was given my first camera I was in seventh heaven. Actor Siddig El Fadil is in seventh heaven after being picked for the new Star Trek series. Note: According to Islam, there are seven heavens. The seventh is the most glorious and is governed by Abraham. In the Jewish religion, the seventh heaven is the dwelling place of God and his angels.
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in seventh heaven

in a state of ecstasy.
In late Jewish and Muslim theology, there were considered to be seven heavens, and the seventh of these was the highest, where a state of eternal bliss was to be enjoyed.
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be in (your) seventh ˈheaven

be extremely happy: When she has all her grandchildren around her, she’s in seventh heaven.This comes from the belief that there are seven heavens and that God and the most important angels live in the highest or seventh heaven.
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As per reports, the employees will get arrears under 7th Pay Commission from March onwards in three monthly installments.
In the boys 400m freestyle, Sean McCann won the 13 yrs age group and William Bell also placed first in the 16yrs & over age group, with Will Stone finishing 6th (15yrs) and Sandy Jarvis - 7th (16 yrs & over).
5 ( ANI ): Chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Anupam Kher on Sunday said the Cabinet has approved the proposal to implement recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission in the institute.
7th Gen Intel Core delivers up to 12 percent faster productivity performance1 and up to 19 percent faster web performance2 over our previous generation from just a year ago.
This is only overhead bridge which is the safe passage for pedestrians for crossing 7th avenue but it has been made impassable by the youths of loose morality who continue to occupy this bridge the whole day long and whenever we try to cross it they start flinging vulgar remarks on us, said a group of girls students.
At any given time, there are as many as 80 ships, 300 aircraft and 40,000 Navy and Marine Corps personnel assigned to the 7th Fleet.
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MP Iskander stressed that "These politicians consider relieving Iraq from the UN Charter's 7th Chapter as an achievement for Maliki, so they prefer their interests on Iraq's interests.
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345 7th Avenue was represented by Peter Liptrot of Bernstein Real Estate.
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Thomani Adams, 7th grade: The Post Raisin Bran Cereal Bar is very disgusting.
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