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, sanctifyverb
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
You're like Jesus on this night, and I bless you and am close to you, i embrace you all and wish for you a holy Christmas.
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.'.
I bless the Lord that all our troubles come through Christ's fingers, and that He casteth sugar among them and casteth in some ounce withts of heaven and of the spirit of glory in our cup.
Whether a student is being patriotic or engaging in religious speech, there is no law in this country forbidding a student from telling his or her classmates, ‘God bless America’ and it is illegal for a school to censor a student for doing so.
But the President continues to refuse to acknowledge his responsibility, and the problem is that if he didn't acknowledge it in Puerto Rico, God bless the people of South Carolina and the people of North Carolina.
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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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