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blessings

noun
plural of blessing

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1 a prayer calling for divine care, protection, or favor
  • that rabbi always ends the service with a short blessing

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2 something that provides happiness or does good for a person or thing
  • winning the lottery shortly after being laid off was an unexpected blessing

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4 the act of making something holy through religious ritual
  • traditionally, worshippers kneel during the blessing of the communion wafers

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“Blessings.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blessings. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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