(Irish) a miserable person given to complaining
one of a class of spiritual beings; a celestial attendant of God. In medieval , angels constituted the lowest of the nine celestial orders (seraphim, cherubim, thrones, dominations or dominions, virtues, powers, principalities or princedoms, archangels, and angels). a conventional representation of such a being, in human form, with wings, usually in white robes. a […]
- Angel bed
French Furniture. a bed having a suspended or bracketed canopy of less than full length. Compare . U.S. Furniture. a bed without posts, as a truckle bed.
- Angel food cake
a white sponge cake with a light, delicate texture obtained by using stiffly beaten egg whites and cream of tartar. Contemporary Examples And when he got a positive review, the reviewer would get an angel food cake. Heartless Conservatives Unite! Lee Siegel August 28, 2009 Historical Examples Cut a sheet of angel food cake, which […]
- Angel cake
a white sponge cake with a light, delicate texture obtained by using stiffly beaten egg whites and cream of tartar. Historical Examples Aggie had baked an angel cake and I had brought over a jar of cookies. Tish, The Chronicle of Her Escapades and Excursions Mary Roberts Rinehart She was a good cook and knew […]