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Meaning of BLISS

Pronunciation:  blis

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[n]  a state of extreme happiness

BLISS is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: blissfulness, cloud nine, seventh heaven, walking on air
 See Also: ecstasy, elation, rapture



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bliss\ (bl[i^]s), n.; pl. {Blisses} (bl[i^]s"[e^]z). [OE.
blis, blisse, AS. blis, bl[=i][eth]s, fr. bl[=i][eth]e
blithe. See {Blithe}.]
Orig., blithesomeness; gladness; now, the highest degree of
happiness; blessedness; exalted felicity; heavenly joy.

      An then at last our bliss Full and perfect is.

Syn: Blessedness; felicity; beatitude; happiness; joy;
     enjoyment. See {Happiness}.

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