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Usage examples for blessed

  1. " Ay, and she shall be blessed," had said my dear father. – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  2. O thou blessed angel! – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  3. It is everywhere blessed under the name of happiness, fortune, genius and grace. – A Mummer's Tale by Anatole France
  4. So he blessed him there. – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  5. She blessed my ears with saying, " She is as beautiful, in as good health, and as much yours as ever." – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  6. Not a blessed thing, living at a hotel. – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  7. If there was a hearing ear open to that little house, oh surely those two were blessed! – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  8. He was asked on purpose to bless things as they were, and he blessed them with all his might. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  9. She was out all this blessed morning with Eliza Tyrrett, and never walked herself in till after Mark had had his dinner and was gone. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  10. Blessed old Swank, he always looked on the bright side of things! – The Cruise of the Kawa by Walter E. Traprock [Pseudonym of George S. Chappell]
  11. How many a life has hung upon the chance of the blessed moment coming in time! – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  12. But what we do blame him fu' is fu' 'ceivin' us, an' mekin' us believe he was prayin' an' meditatin', w'en he wasn' doin' a blessed thing but snoozin'." – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  13. O blessed, blessed hour! – From-Twice-Told-Tales by Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  14. What a blessed mistake it was! – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  15. " I know; we both know, Jack and I. Dear Mother, blessed one! – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  16. " Blessed if the little kid didn't take it off his own back," he muttered. – Two Little Knights of Kentucky by Annie Fellows Johnston
  17. He did walk it; and he walked like a good 'un, too; though I know as every step he took o' them six miles he took in pain; but he held out as he'd held out before; I never see such a chap to hold out in all my blessed life. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  18. This well had always been, and always would be, cool and blessed and sweet, like- like a precious thing you can only think about. – Gutta-Percha Willie by George MacDonald
  19. It is, indeed, more blessed to give than to receive. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  20. " The one to whom a leaf comes first will be blessed with a great piece of good fortune," she added. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
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