Blessed

[blˈɛst], [blˈɛst], [b_l_ˈɛ_s_t]

Definitions of blessed:

  1.   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"
  2.   highly favored or fortunate ( as e. g. by divine grace); " our blessed land"; " the blessed assurance of a steady income"
  3.   BLESSEDNESS.
  4.   Happy; prosperous, enjoying, or bestowing, or connected with blessing.
  5.   Worthy of blessing.
  6.   Joyful; happy; favored.
  7.   Happy; prosperous.
  8.   Hallowed; consecrated; worthy of blessing or adoration; heavenly; holy.
  9.   enjoying the bliss of heaven
  10.   Enjoying happiness or bliss; favored with blessings; happy; highly favored.
  11.   BLESSEDLY.
  12.   Happy: prosperous: happy in heaven.
  13.   Imparting happiness or bliss; fraught with happiness; blissful; joyful.
  14.   Used euphemistically, ironically, or intensively.
  15.   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"
  16.   worthy of worship; " the Blessed Trinity"
  17.   of Bless
  18.   Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration
  19.   Happy and prosperous; enjoying spiritual happiness.
  20.   characterized by happiness and good fortune; " a blessed time"
  21.   Enjoying, or pertaining to, spiritual happiness, or heavenly felicity; as, the blessed in heaven.
  22.   Heavenly.
  23.   Beatified.

Antonyms for blessed:

deprived, ill-fated, darned, irritating, heartbreaking, disgusting, evil, hellish, aggravating, tragic, objectionable, Dissatisfying, accurst, godless, lamentable, curst, Enraging, unconsecrated, luckless, vexing, lugubrious, sorrowful, unholy, depressed, dull, dreary, depressing, nauseating, appalling, deplorable, disheartening, stale, infernal, horrendous, Irksome, foul, regrettable, Pleasureless, mortal, god-awful, hostile, obnoxious, unspiritual, disadvantaged, execrable, temporal, Revulsive, fulsome, yucky, secular, distasteful, detestable, dolorous, unpleasant, Angering, jinxed, unfortunate, hateful, reprehensible, censurable, unhallowed, earthly, displeasing, miserable, mundane, loathsome, disturbing, nonreligious, unwelcome, mournful, revolting, peeving, blame, odious, repugnant, joyless, repulsive, blest, commonplace, stuck with, horrible, Star-crossed, hapless, flat, exceptionable, vile, incensing, unpalatable, unsavory, ghastly, perturbing, natural, shocking, blasted, dreadful, exasperating, repellent, nasty, Riling, maledict, lost, unhappy, irreligious, Outraging, accursed, worldly, ugly, nauseous, offensive, noisome, forbidding, sad, tedious, insipid, inflaming, maddening, annoying, abominable, bilious, snakebit, rancid, lachrymose, upsetting, damned, gloomy, intimidating, distressing, Rankling, infuriating, human, deconsecrated, ill-starred, underprivileged, heartrending, sickening, goddam, noxious, cursed, scandalous, abhorrent, doleful, blamed, horrid, unlucky, hard luck, damnable, cursed with, boring, gross, obscene, awful, deuced, disagreeable, dismal, profane, wretched.


Quotes for blessed:

  1. I've been blessed by doing classic plays on Broadway, which was one of my great dreams forever. – Michael Emerson
  2. Every day it seems like something happens to assure me I'm in the right place, and that doing anything else would be wrong. I feel so incredibly blessed – Lucas Grabeel
  3. I am absolutely blessed and I'm very grateful for where I am today. – Geri Halliwell
  4. The talent that I was blessed with was really for the theater. – David Hasselhoff
  5. Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God. – Henry A. Kissinger
  6. For other nations, utopia is a blessed past never to be recovered; for Americans it is just beyond the horizon. – Henry A. Kissinger
  7. We all have a responsibility, and since I've been so wonderfully blessed I really want to share and to make life at least a little better. So every chance I get to share the gospel or uplift people, I will take full advantage of that opportunity. – Gladys Knight
  8. We are fortunate to live an area that is blessed with outstanding schools and educators. We are proud of the quality of education that they provide to local students. – Kenny Marchant
  9. God blessed me to play football. – Terrell Owens
  10. Somebody has to look out for and protect our kids, and I feel blessed to be a blessing to someone else. – Usher Raymond
  11. I have no great urge to be minister of this or minister of that, but instead would feel incredible blessed to have the opportunity to be a champion for a constituency and fight for their cause. – Adam Rickitt
  12. White Man, let us stand together to secure the survival of your people and my people, for they are one and the same- they are our beloved, miraculous, wonderful, blessed and masterful white race! – George Lincoln Rockwell
  13. If any fall by the hand of violence, others will continue the blessed work. – Lewis Tappan
  14. I feel I've been blessed with a gift of creativity and composition. That's why I've been able to keep going. – Robin Trower
  15. There are blessed intervals when I forget by one means or another that I am President of the United States. – Woodrow Wilson

Usage examples for blessed:

  1. It is, indeed, more blessed to give than to receive. ” – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  2. “ " Blessed if the little kid didn't take it off his own back," he muttered. ” – Two Little Knights of Kentucky by Annie Fellows Johnston
  3. “ O blessed blessed hour! ” – From-Twice-Told-Tales by Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  4. If there was a hearing ear open to that little house, oh surely those two were blessed – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  5. 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]
  6. 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
  7. “ " 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
  8. What a blessed mistake it was! ” – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  9. So he blessed him there. ” – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  10. “ " Ay, and she shall be blessed had said my dear father. ” – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  11. How many a life has hung upon the chance of the blessed moment coming in time! ” – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  12. “ " I know; we both know, Jack and I. Dear Mother, blessed one! ” – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  13. 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
  14. “ O thou blessed angel! ” – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  15. Not a blessed thing, living at a hotel. ” – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  16. 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
  17. It is everywhere blessed under the name of happiness, fortune, genius and grace. ” – A Mummer's Tale by Anatole France
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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

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