B2 [ U ] in some religions, the place, sometimes imagined to be in the sky, where God or the gods live and where good people are believed to go after they die, so that they can enjoy perfect happiness
- Beethoven's dying words are said to have been "I shall hear in heaven".
- Theirs is a match made in heaven.
- Our Father, who art in heaven...
- He'll move heaven and earth to get it done on time.
- Since they got married, they've been in seventh heaven.