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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cloud′ nine′(n.)

  1. a state of perfect happiness (usu. in the phrase on cloud nine).

    Category: Informal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bliss, blissfulness, cloud nine, seventh heaven, walking on air(noun)

    a state of extreme happiness


  1. cloud nine(Noun)

    A state of happiness, elation or bliss; often used in the phrase on cloud nine

  2. Origin: * Popular etymology references the 1896 edition of the International Cloud Atlas which defined ten types of cloud. The book defined the ninth cloud as the cumulonimbus, which rises to 10 km (6.2 miles), the highest a cloud can be. No conclusive evidence, however, confirms this origin.


  1. Cloud Nine

    Cloud Nine is George Harrison's tenth studio album, recorded and released in 1987 after a five-year hiatus from his recording career. Including the hit single "Got My Mind Set on You", Cloud Nine re-established Harrison as a critically acclaimed and commercially significant recording artist. It is the last studio album released during his lifetime.


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