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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
angel /'eindʤəl/
  • danh từ
    • thiên thần, thiên sứ
      • the angel of death: thiên thần báo tử
      • the angel of darkness: ác ma, ác quỷ
      • guardian angel: thần hộ mệnh
    • người phúc hậu, người hiền lành, người đáng yêu; người ngây thơ trong trắng
    • (từ lóng) người xuất vốn cho kẻ khác
    • tiền cổ bằng vàng (ở Anh) ((cũng) angel noble)
    • to be someone's good angel
      • che chở phù hô cho ai
    • to entertain an angel mawares
      • tiếp đãi một nhân vật quan trọng mà không biết
    • to join the angels
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) về nơi cực lạc, chết
    • ministering angels fear to tread
      • lao đầu vào một việc mạo hiểm một cách ngu xuẩn và quá tự tin
Concise Dictionary
+spiritual being attendant upon God
+person of exceptional holiness
+invests in a theatrical production
+the highest waterfall; has more than one leap; flow varies seasonally

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a spirit who is believed to be a messenger or servant of God. Angels are often shown dressed in white, with wings.
2 a person who is very good and kind; a child who behaves well: John is no angel, believe me (= he does not behave well). + Mary's children are little angels.
3 (informal) used when you are talking to sb and you are grateful to them: Thanks Dad, you're an angel. + Be an angel and make me a cup of coffee.
Collocation Dictionary

1 heavenly being


guardian | avenging
He liked to think of himself as an avenging angel fighting for justice.
| fallen
a book about anti-heroes and fallen angels


choir, host
a whole host of angels

2 good/kind person


absolute, little
Deborah's children are little angels.
| ministering
I could hardly see Lisa in the role of ministering angel.


be an angel
Be an angel and make the tea, will you?
| be no angel
I'm no angel, but I wouldn't dream of doing a thing like that.

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