What does the word ambrosial mean?

Usage examples for ambrosial

  1. All the white ambrosial beauty Is a lustrous Laurel Tree! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. They address the tree under the name of Aparajita, the invincible goddess, sprinkle it with five ambrosial liquids, the 'panchamrit', a mixture of milk, curds, sugar, clarified butter, and honey, wash it with water, and hang garments upon it. – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman
  3. Next came the little minstrel urchins, and made up to the pretty women, with an eye to the bright fruit which shone on the ambrosial table. – Seven Legends by Gottfried Keller