American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Suggestive of ambrosia; fragrant or delicious. See Synonyms at delicious.
- adj. Of or worthy of the gods; divine.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to ambrosia; partaking of the nature or qualities of ambrosia; anointed or fragrant with ambrosia; hence, delighting the taste or smell; delicious; fragrant; sweet-smelling: as, ambrosial dews.
- Pertaining to the senses of taste and smell: a forced use.
- adj. Greek mythology Pertaining to or worthy of the gods.
- adj. Succulently sweet or fragrant; balmy, divine.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Consisting of, or partaking of the nature of, ambrosia; delighting the taste or smell; delicious.
- adj. Divinely excellent or beautiful.
- adj. extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant
- adj. worthy of the gods
- From ambrosia + -al. (Wiktionary)
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