Meaning of “the pearly gates” in the English Dictionary

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"the pearly gates" in British English

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the pearly gatesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌpɜː.li ˈɡeɪts/ us /ˌpɝː.li ˈɡeɪts/ humorous

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

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