Eden - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈiːdn|
Brit.  |ˈiːdən|

noun

- any place of complete bliss and delight and peace (syn: eden, heaven, nirvana, paradise, shangri-la)
- a beautiful garden where Adam and Eve were placed at the Creation; when they disobeyed and ate the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil they were driven from their paradise (the fall of man) (syn: eden)

Examples

a rugby game in Eden Park

Word forms

noun
singular: Eden
plural: Edens
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