blissfulness


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bliss

 (blĭs)
n.
1. Extreme happiness; ecstasy.
2. The ecstasy of salvation; spiritual joy.
Phrasal Verb:
bliss out Slang
To go into a state of ecstasy.

[Middle English blisse, from Old English bliss, from blīths, from blīthe, joyful; see blithe.]

bliss′ful adj.
bliss′ful·ly adv.
bliss′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blissfulness - a state of extreme happinessblissfulness - a state of extreme happiness  
ecstasy, rapture - a state of elated bliss
elation - an exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression
References in classic literature ?
So it became eloquent, picturing the blissfulness of married life in a house with nothing to pay.
He can never stretch out his legs, put his hands behind his head, and, closing his eyes, sink into the ethereal blissfulness that encompasses the well-dined man.
The extreme dearths of the city of Bari render the blissfulness of seacoast haven all the more lovely and bountiful than in a number of other poems positing a site of terrestrial ideality, an approach to heaven-on-earth: "There is nothing so heavy with earth as the sea's breath and the breath of fresh wilderness, the camomilla fields along the shore.