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count one's blessings

Definition of count one's blessings

  1. :  to make a special effort to appreciate the good things in one's life <I try to remember to count my blessings every day.> <You escaped the fire? Well, count your blessings!>



Word by Word Definitions

countplay
  1. :  to indicate or name by units or groups so as to find the total number of units involved :  number

    :  to name the numbers in order up to and including

    :  to include in a tallying and reckoning

  1. :  the action or process of counting

    :  a total obtained by counting :  tally

    :  reckoning, account

  1. :  a European nobleman whose rank corresponds to that of a British earl

blessingblessings
  1. :  the act or words of one that blesses

    :  approval, encouragement

    :  a thing conducive to happiness or welfare


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