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ˈblɛs ɪd; esp. for 3,7 blɛstblessed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word blessed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blessed, blestadjective

    highly favored or fortunate (as e.g. by divine grace)

    "our blessed land"; "the blessed assurance of a steady income"

  2. Blessedadjective

    worthy of worship

    "the Blessed Trinity"

  3. blasted, blame, blamed, blessed, damn, damned, darned, deuced, goddam, goddamn, goddamned, infernaladjective

    expletives used informally as intensifiers

    "he's a blasted idiot"; "it's a blamed shame"; "a blame cold winter"; "not a blessed dime"; "I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing"; "he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool"; "a deuced idiot"; "an infernal nuisance"

  4. beatified, blessedadjective

    Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration

  5. blessedadjective

    enjoying the bliss of heaven

  6. blessedadjective

    characterized by happiness and good fortune

    "a blessed time"

Wiktionary

  1. blessedadjective

    Having divine aid, or protection, or other blessing.

  2. blessedadjective

    In Catholicism, a title indicating the beatification of a person, thus allowing public veneration of those who have lived in sanctity or died as martyrs.

  3. blessedadjective

    Held in veneration; revered.

  4. blessedadjective

    Worthy of worship; holy.

  5. blessedadjective

    An intensifier; damned.

    Not one blessed person offered to help me out.

  6. blessèdadjective

    alternate spelling and pronunciation of blessed, the past tense and past participle of bless

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Blessedparticip. adj.

    Happy; enjoying heavenly felicity.

    Etymology: from to bless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blessed

    of Bless

  2. Blessedadjective

    hallowed; consecrated; worthy of blessing or adoration; heavenly; holy

  3. Blessedadjective

    enjoying happiness or bliss; favored with blessings; happy; highly favored

  4. Blessedadjective

    imparting happiness or bliss; fraught with happiness; blissful; joyful

  5. Blessedadjective

    enjoying, or pertaining to, spiritual happiness, or heavenly felicity; as, the blessed in heaven

  6. Blessedadjective

    beatified

  7. Blessedadjective

    used euphemistically, ironically, or intensively

Freebase

  1. Blessed

    Blessed is the eleventh album in the live praise and worship series of Christian Contemporary music by Hillsong Church. It was recorded live at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on 3 March 2002 by Darlene Zschech and the Hillsong Worship Team. Blessed saw Marty Sampson step up to lead worship alongside Darlene Zschech and Reuben Morgan for the night. Over 10,000 people from Hillsong Church attended the recording.

Editors Contribution

  1. blessed

    Verb from of the word bless.

    We are so blessed to be healthy, happy and have loving families.


    Submitted by MaryC on August 18, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blessed in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blessed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of blessed in a Sentence

  1. Herbert Hoover:

    Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt.

  2. Chelsea Clinton:

    Next summer, Charlotte is going to be a big sister! Feeling very blessed grateful this holiday season.

  3. Patrick JacksonPatrick Jackson:

    Even prior to today, I can honestly say that my life had been blessed beyond measure.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    In the difficult moments, believe in yourself. Believe that you are whole, perfect, powerful, and blessed.

  5. Paul McDade:

    In Ghana, we're kind of blessed with high quality, low cost assets.

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