give a benediction to
"The dying man blessed his son"
confer prosperity or happiness on
make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate
consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify(verb)
render holy by means of religious rites
To make something blessed, to confer blessing upon.
To turn (a reference) into an object.
Used as an expression of endearment, or (ironically) belittlement.
to make or pronounce holy; to consecrate
to make happy, blithesome, or joyous; to confer prosperity or happiness upon; to grant divine favor to
to express a wish or prayer for the happiness of; to invoke a blessing upon; -- applied to persons
to invoke or confer beneficial attributes or qualities upon; to invoke or confer a blessing on, -- as on food
to make the sign of the cross upon; to cross (one's self)
to guard; to keep; to protect
to praise, or glorify; to extol for excellences
to esteem or account happy; to felicitate
to wave; to brandish
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bles, v.t. to invoke a blessing upon: to make joyous, happy, or prosperous: to consecrate by some religious rite, to cross one's self: to extol as holy, to pronounce happy, to invoke the divine favour upon: to wish happiness to: to praise or glorify:—pa.p. blessed (blest), or blest.—adj. Bless′ed, happy: prosperous: happy in heaven, beatified.—adv. Bless′edly.—ns. Bless′edness; Bless′ing, a wish or prayer for happiness or success: any means or cause of happiness: (B.) a gift or present: a form of invoking the favour of God at a meal.—adv. Bless′ingly.—Single blessedness, the celibate life, the unmarried state generally. [A.S. blétsian, to bless, prob. from blót, sacrifice; the word taken as—benedicĕre.]
bles, v.t. (Spens.) to brandish. [Blaze(?).]
To wish good things for a person, universal being, animal or organization.
Its beautiful to bless good things to people and animals.Submitted by MaryC on August 18, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'Bless' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4040
Rank popularity for the word 'Bless' in Verbs Frequency: #1046
The numerical value of Bless in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Bless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of Bless in a Sentence
What a true blessing ! we kind of just handed the sandwiches... and said send to your ER, bless them with these sandwiches... and they were so excited to be appreciated like that !
I could not imagine having a child and being away from the child, so, I just thought it was the right thing to do. My mom always said,' You don't have to be rich to bless someone.'.
Ram Navami is celebrated in India, with the greatest love and devotion to Lord Shri Ram, Maryada Purushottam King, who embodied and represented Truth, Honesty and Purity. We all learn the best ethics and righteous ways to lead our lives from the examples set by Lord Shri Ram, even today. May Lord Shri Ram Bless You!
Your food stamps will be stopped effective March, 1992, because we received notice that you passed away. May God bless you. You may reapply if there is a change in your circumstances.
The pope is the messenger of Christ, and for the pope to bless my child, it's a marvelous thing.
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- بارك, يباركArabic
- beneirCatalan, Valencian
- signe, velsigneDanish
- segnen, benedeienGerman
- 신을 하다Korean
- seenenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- signa, blessa, velsigneNorwegian
- abençoar, bendizer, benzerPortuguese
- blagoslovi, binecuvântaRomanian
- благословлять, благословитьRussian
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