heaven-sent

[hev-uhn-sent]
adjective
providentially opportune: A heaven-sent rain revived the crops.

Origin:
1640–50

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heaven-sent
 
adj
providential; fortunate: a heaven-sent opportunity

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But for a thunderstorm that must have seemed heaven-sent, many of the city's public buildings might have burned to the ground.
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