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benison

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  1. a prayer calling for divine care, protection, or favor during the harbor festival the parish priest offered a benison for the local fishermen Synonyms of benison benediction, blessingWords Related to benison Godspeed; appeal, entreaty, grace, intercession, invocation, orison, petition, plea, prayer, supplication; sanctificationAntonyms of benison anathema, curse, execration, imprecation, malediction


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