Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or like ambrosia; fragrant; delicious; also, belonging to or worthy of the gods; heavenly.

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Usage examples "ambrosial":

  1. All the white ambrosial beauty Is a lustrous Laurel Tree! - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", 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", 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", Gottfried Keller.