(the) pearly gates

(the) pearly gates
the pearly gates UK US noun [plural] humorous
the entrance to Heaven
Thesaurus: heaven and hell and life after deathsynonym miscellaneous religions and their membershyponym

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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