heaven only knows

Heaven only knows
The answer to a question is not or cannot be known. For example, heaven only knows when the war will end.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • heaven\ only\ knows — • God knows • goodness knows • heaven knows • heaven (only) knows • Lord knows informal 1. Maybe God knows but I don t know and no one else knows. Often used with only . Do you know where Susan is? God only knows! 2. Surely; certainly. Goodness… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • heaven (only) knows — …   Useful english dictionary

  • heaven\ knows — • God knows • goodness knows • heaven knows • heaven (only) knows • Lord knows informal 1. Maybe God knows but I don t know and no one else knows. Often used with only . Do you know where Susan is? God only knows! 2. Surely; certainly. Goodness… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • heaven — heav|en S3 [ˈhevən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(place of god)¦ 2¦(enjoyable situation)¦ 3 for heaven s sake 4 heaven (only) knows 5 heaven help somebody 6 heaven forbid 7 what/how/why etc in heaven s name 8 the heavens 9 move heaven and earth ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • heaven knows — or[heaven only knows] See: GOD KNOWS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • heaven knows — or[heaven only knows] See: GOD KNOWS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • heaven — heav|en [ hevn ] noun ** 1. ) Heaven the place where God is believed to live. Some people believe that good people go to Heaven when they die, and bad people go to Hell: Christians believe that Jesus ascended into Heaven. a ) LITERARY God, or God …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • heaven */*/ — UK [ˈhev(ə)n] / US noun 1) a) Heaven the place where God is believed to live. Some people believe that good people go to Heaven when they die and bad people go to Hell Christians believe that Jesus ascended into Heaven. b) literary God or God s… …   English dictionary

  • Heaven Knows — «Heaven Knows» Sencillo de Donna Summer del álbum Live and More Lado B «Only One Man (live)» Publicación 1978 Formato 7 Grabación 1978 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Heaven — • In the Holy Bible the term heaven denotes, in the first place, the blue firmament, or the region of the clouds that pass along the sky. Gen., i, 20, speaks of the birds under the firmament of heaven . In other passages it denotes the region of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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