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heaven-sent

[hev-uh n-sent] /ˈhɛv ənˌsɛnt/
adjective
1.
providentially opportune:
A heaven-sent rain revived the crops.
Origin of heaven-sent
1640-1650
1640-50
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  • Within hours, the moralizing Los Angeles local media had bungled this heaven-sent opportunity.

    Mate the Press Joe Mathews June 10, 2009
British Dictionary definitions for heaven-sent

heaven-sent

adjective
1.
providential; fortunate: a heaven-sent opportunity
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