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Synonyms for bless

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Synonyms for bless

to make sacred by a religious rite

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Synonyms for bless

confer prosperity or happiness on

Related Words

make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection


render holy by means of religious rites

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'I see this development as a blessing in disguise. At least I can now move on and focus on UE,' Vicente said.
MASON: my ban could turn out to be a blessing in disguise
"At the time I was pretty devastated but, looking back on it, it was a blessing in disguise," said Williams.
Overall, the system will eventually find the right efficiencies and the inability of government to fully understand world trade may be a blessing in disguise.
"Sometimes an initial offer that doesn't materialize is a blessing in disguise," said Mr.
Couple say quitting proved to be a blessing in disguise
When her bus crashes in North Dakota, it is a blessing in disguise, because two young men who are to become the center of her life come to the rescue.
US Open champ Campbell admitted that Thursday's wash-out had been 'a blessing in disguise.'
He said: "Losing to Arthur in 2003 was a blessing in disguise. I'd won all 18 of my fights until then but that was a reminder I wasn't as good as I thought I was."
But this near-tragedy may have been a blessing in disguise.
The Bali nightclub bombings were a blessing in disguise because they let Indonesia prove it was serious about tackling terrorism, the country's police chief said yesterday.
The Pontarddulais-born fullback thinks her omission from the national squad has been a blessing in disguise as she prepares for the British Open Championships at Crystal Palace this weekend.
However, winning trainer Michael Madgwick felt that was a blessing in disguise as the filly does not like being hit.
(Watts, 1990), and A Blessing in Disguise (Delacorte, 1995).