blessing blessing  /b ˈlɛ sɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the formal act of approving
  2. (n) a desirable state
  3. (n) a short prayer of thanks before a meal
  4. (n) a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
  5. (n) the act of praying for divine protection

Usage(s):

  1. Count your blessings but not everyday.
  2. Meyer, 61, offers a gospel of prosperity that promises that God rewards tithing with his blessing.
  3. What a blessing the karma gods are smiling on the whole country, man.

News

  1. Council members approve new university partnership

    National City council gives blessing for Alliant International University at Sweetwater.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: U-T San Diego

  2. Pet blessing at CCCUCC

    ELBURN—Community Congregational Church—United Church of Christ will offer a pet blessing on Saturday, June 29, at 10:30 a.m. in the parking lot at the southeast corner of Shannon and Main streets in Elburn. All members of the community with pets that can be safely brought to the church are welcome. The pet blessing will include [...]
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Elburn Herald

  3. Ex-UTEP track star Blessing Okagbare excels across the globe

    Professional track star Blessing Okagbare makes her living in short, quick bursts, but the trip that reaffirmed her place at the top of the world literally went around it.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: El Paso Times

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Quotes

  1. "There isn't anything we cannot do together if we seek God's blessing and if we stay committed and are not deterred by the setbacks that often fall in every life," Clinton said.
    on May 25, 2006 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: 940 News

  2. "Typical first stage: Everybody wants to be in the front, everybody nervous for crashes," Armstrong said, noting that a huge fan turnout on the roadsides was both good and bad. "Millions and millions on the road, it's a blessing and a curse....
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: New Zealand Herald

  3. "His fight [with cancer] has given us the opportunity we were denied when his brothers John and Robert were taken from us -- the blessing of time to say thank you, and goodbye," Obama said.
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

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