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manna from heaven


from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)
  • n. (Old Testament) food that God gave the Israelites during the Exodus


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  • In an otherwise slow week for sex scandals, the Killiecrankie thing must have seemed like manna from heaven to the news desks.

    It's October, 1956.

  • Sometimes Feif made five hundred dollars a day giving lessons, and it’s been manna from heaven for Griffin Stenger, who owns the Amagansett Surf and Bike Shop.

    Beach Road


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