blissfully blissfully  /b ˈlɪs fə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a blissful manner

Usage(s):

  1. In the 10 days we've been in-laws, and the five years before that when my husband was my boyfriend, my relationship with his mom has been blissfully stress-free.
  2. At a time when the alliances of local nations were for sale and often swung wildly, Diego Garcia was blissfully free of political turmoil.
  3. We Americans are blissfully liberated from the weight of such history.

News

  1. A 'threat' to air space, area geese will be captured, sent to poultry processor

    CORNWALL — The geese at Rings Pond seem blissfully unaware of it, but their days are numbered.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Middletown Times Herald-Record

  2. Fourth Street blues

    Downtown San Rafael's homeless services are a beacon—but is the rest of Marin staying blissfully in the dark?
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Pacific Sun

  3. Have to Be Happy Right Away? Watch This Video of Dogs Riding in Cars

    It is physically impossible to sit through this montage of happy-go-lucky dogs blissfully sticking their heads out of a moving car window without cracking a mile-wide smile. Go on — try it. Read more...        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Gawker

Quotes

  1. But Watson just kept sliding - something Bryant said he was "blissfully unaware of" until he asked his caddie about the leaderboard on the 18th hole.
    on Jul 8, 2007 By: Brad Bryant Source: USA Today

  2. Diana, Princess of Wales was "deeply and blissfully" in love with Dodi Fayed, according to her stepmother.
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: Dodi Fayed Source: Sky News

  3. "Until a few years ago, I blissfully believed that slavery was a thing of the past. ...... Well, obviously I was terribly wrong," said Sorvino, a mother with two young children.
    on Feb 12, 2009 By: Mira Sorvino Source: FOXNews

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