Definition of blessed
2 : of or enjoying happiness; specifically : enjoying the bliss of heaven —used as a title for a beatified person
3 : bringing pleasure, contentment, or good fortune
4 —used as an intensive <never had one blessed minute of instruction — Charles Scribner Jr.>
Examples of blessed in a sentence
The rain brought blessed relief from the heat.
He spent his weekend in blessed freedom.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of blessed
before 12th century
Variants of blessed
BLESSED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of blessed for English Language Learners
: having a sacred nature : connected with God
: very welcome, pleasant, or appreciated
—used to make a statement more forceful
BLESSED Defined for Kids
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