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- adj. Resembling or characteristic of an angel.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Resembling an angel.
Afterward she shewed me a great number of little virgins, vnder the gouernment of three sober and discreete matrones the leaders to so great delight: Adding thereunto very pleasantly (changing hir angellike countenance) My _Poliphilus_, thou shalt vnderstand, that no earthly creature can enter in heere without a burning torch as thou seest me, either with extreeme loue and great paines, or for the fauour and company of those three matrones.
Some folks possess this admirable, this angellike gift of forgiveness.
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