[par-uh-dahy-suh l, -zuh l]


Origin of paradisal

First recorded in 1550–60; paradise + -al1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for paradisal

Historical Examples of paradisal

  • I was freshly enchanted with the loveliness of the scene, accustomed as I had become to this paradisal quarter of the globe.

    A Modern Buccaneer

    Rolf Boldrewood

  • He is to be envied for his paradisal simplicity, and admired for his gigantic creations.

British Dictionary definitions for paradisal


paradisiacal (ˌpærədɪˈsaɪəkəl) or paradisiac (ˌpærəˈdɪsɪˌæk)


of, relating to, or resembling paradise
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