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Definition of Elysian adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



, NAmE//ɪˈliʒən//
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  • relating to heaven or to a place of perfect happiness
  • Idioms
    the Elysian Fields
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    (in ancient Greek stories) a wonderful place where some people were taken by the gods after death
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Elysian