[par-uh-dahy-suh l, -zuh l] /ˌpær əˈdaɪ səl, -zəl/
of, relating to, or resembling paradise
[par-uh-dahys, -dahyz] /ˈpær əˌdaɪs, -ˌdaɪz/ noun 1. heaven, as the final abode of the righteous. 2. an intermediate place for the departed souls of the righteous awaiting resurrection. 3. (often initial capital letter) (def 1). 4. a place of extreme beauty, delight, or happiness. 5. a state of supreme happiness; bliss. 6. Architecture. 7. (initial […]
- Paradise duck
noun 1. a large duck, Casarca variegata, of New Zealand, having a brightly coloured plumage Also called putangitangi
noun 1. any small freshwater fish of the genus Macropodus, of southeastern Asia, often kept in aquariums. noun 1. any of several beautifully coloured labyrinth fishes of the genus Macropodus, esp M. opercularis, of S and SE Asia
noun 1. a prickly vine, Solanum wendlandii, of the nightshade family, native to Costa Rica, having branched clusters of showy lilac-blue flowers.