Meaning of “nirvana” in the English Dictionary


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nirvananoun [ U ]

uk /nɪəˈvɑː.nə/ us /nɚˈvɑː.nə/

a state of freedom from all suffering that Buddhists believe can be achieved by removing all personal wishes

a state of being perfect

(Definition of “nirvana” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)