Definition of mixed blessing
: something that is good in some ways and bad in other ways Living next to your in-laws can be a mixed blessing.
Word by Word Definitions
: combining characteristics of more than one kind
: combining features of two or more systems of government
: made up of or involving individuals or items of more than one kind: such as
: the act or words of one that blesses
: approval, encouragement
: a thing conducive to happiness or welfare
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