heaven-sent

[ hev-uhn-sent ]
/ ˈhɛv ənˌsɛnt /

adjective

providentially opportune: A heaven-sent rain revived the crops.

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Origin of heaven-sent

First recorded in 1640–50
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heaven-sent

adjective

providential; fortunatea heaven-sent opportunity
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