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Blessed

Bless´ed   Pronunciation: blĕs´ĕd
a.1.Hallowed; consecrated; worthy of blessing or adoration; heavenly; holy.
2.Enjoying happiness or bliss; favored with blessings; happy; highly favored.
All generations shall call me blessed.
- Luke i. 48.
Towards England's blessed shore.
- Shak.
3.Imparting happiness or bliss; fraught with happiness; blissful; joyful.
4.Enjoying, or pertaining to, spiritual happiness, or heavenly felicity; as, the blessed in heaven.
Reverenced like a blessed saint.
- Shak.
Cast out from God and blessed vision.
- Milton.
5.(R. C. Ch.) Beatified.
6.Used euphemistically, ironically, or intensively.
Not a blessed man came to set her [a boat] free.
- R. D. Blackmore.
Adj.1.blessed - highly favored or fortunate (as e.g. by divine grace); "our blessed land"; "the blessed assurance of a steady income"
Synonyms: blest
Antonyms:
cursed, curst - deserving a curse; sometimes used as an intensifier; "villagers shun the area believing it to be cursed"; "cursed with four daughter"; "not a cursed drop"; "his cursed stupidity"; "I'll be cursed if I can see your reasoning"
2.Blessed - worthy of worship; "the Blessed Trinity"
3.blessed - 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"; "tired or his everlasting whimpering"; "an infernal nuisance"
4.blessed - Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration
Synonyms: beatified
5.blessed - enjoying the bliss of heaven
6.blessed - characterized by happiness and good fortune; "a blessed time"
7.blessed - having good fortune bestowed or conferred upon; sometimes used as in combination; "blessed with a strong healthy body"; "a nation blessed with peace"; "a peace-blessed era"
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