Simple Definition of blessing
: approval that allows or helps you to do something
: help and approval from God
: something that helps you or brings happiness
Examples of blessing in a sentence
Presumably he was acting with the government's blessing.
They got married without their parents' blessing.
We asked the Lord's blessing on us and on our project.
He said a blessing before the meal.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of blessing
before 12th century
BLESSING Defined for Kids
Definition of blessing for Students
1 : the act of someone who blesses
2 : approval <Voters gave their blessing to the plan.>
3 : something that makes a person happy or content <We enjoy the blessings of peace.>
4 : a short prayer <She said a blessing before dinner.>
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