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Synonyms for blessblɛs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bless(verb)

    give a benediction to

    Synonyms:
    hallow, sign, consecrate, sanctify

    Antonyms:
    curse, bedamn, anathemize, imprecate, damn, anathemise, beshrew, maledict

  2. bless(verb)

    confer prosperity or happiness on

    Synonyms:
    hallow, sign, consecrate, sanctify

    Antonyms:
    anathemize, anathemise, imprecate, beshrew, damn, curse, maledict, bedamn

  3. bless, sign(verb)

    make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate

    Synonyms:
    ratify, hallow, signalize, sign, sign up, sign on, bless, signal, contract, consecrate, subscribe, sanctify, signalise

    Antonyms:
    damn, anathemise, curse, beshrew, anathemize, imprecate, bedamn, maledict

  4. consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify(verb)

    render holy by means of religious rites

    Synonyms:
    purify, hallow, give, dedicate, sign, commit, ordinate, bless, sanctify, vow, order, consecrate, ordain, devote, purge

    Antonyms:
    curse, imprecate, beshrew, damn, anathemise, anathemize, bedamn, maledict

Wiktionary

  1. bless(verb)

    Antonyms:
    condemn, curse

  2. bless(verb)

    Used as an expression of endearment, or (ironically) belittlement.

    Antonyms:
    condemn, curse

  3. bless(verb)

    To turn (a reference) into an object.

    Antonyms:
    curse, condemn

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bless(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    ask or implore a blessing upon

  2. bless(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    delight, gladden, make happy

  3. bless(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    wish happiness to

  4. bless(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    glorify, exalt, celebrate, magnify, praise


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