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adjective: Blissful; delightful.
From Latin Elysium, from Greek elysion pedyon (Elysian plain/fields). In Greek mythology, Elysium (or the Elysian Fields) was the final resting place for the souls of heroes and the virtuous after their death. Earliest documented use: 1579.
"Our neighbour stuck his head over the fence one arvo* and regaled me with Elysian illusions involving the company he worked for."
Doug Anderson; Summer Job: Toilet Assembler; The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia); Jan 10, 2012
* Australian slang for 'afternoon'
See more usage examples of elysian in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate. -Elbert Hubbard, author, editor, printer (1856-1915)
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