Learner's definition of HEAVEN
orHeaven : the place where God lives and where good people go after they die according to some religions
She prayed to God in Heaven.
He hopes to go to Heaven when he dies.
Our baby is a gift from heaven.
2 [noncount] : something that is very pleasant or good
The week at the beach was (sheer/pure) heaven.
(chiefly US) The cake tastes like heaven. [=it is delicious]
Her voice sounded like heaven. [=it sounded very beautiful]
4 — used informally by itself and in phrases to make a statement or question more forceful or to express surprise, anger, etc.
“Have you ever committed a crime?” “Heavens, no!”
Good heavens! You startled me.
Heaven's above, I haven't seen you in a while.
My heavens, [=(more commonly) my goodness] you've grown!
Who in heaven's name [=on earth, in God's name] could that be?
Where in heaven's name have you been?
For heaven's sake, turn down that music!
(a) heaven on earth
: a very pleasant or enjoyable place or situation
made in heaven
: very good and successful
to high heaveninformal
: very much, very badly, etc.