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 (blĕs′ĭd) also blest (blĕst)
a. Worthy of worship; holy.
b. Held in veneration; revered.
2. Blessed Roman Catholic Church Used as a title before the name of one who has been beatified.
3. Bringing happiness, pleasure, or contentment.
4. blessed Used as an intensive: I don't have a blessed dime.

bless′ed·ly adv.
bless′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.blessedly - in a blessed mannerblessedly - in a blessed manner      
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[ˈblɛsɪdli] adv [empty] → merveilleusement; [brief, short] → fort heureusement


advzum Glück


(bles) past tense blessed: past participles blessed ~blest
– to ask God to show favour to. Bless this ship.
blessed (ˈblesid) adjective
holy. the Blessed Virgin.
ˈblessedly (-sid-) adverb
ˈblessedness (-sid-) noun
ˈblessing noun
1. a wish or prayer for happiness or success. The priest gave them his blessing.
2. any cause of happiness. Her son was a great blessing to her.
3. a prayer of thanks to God before and/or after a meal.
a blessing in disguise
something that has proved to be fortunate after seeming unfortunate.
References in classic literature ?
It was a fair highway, through the Land of Lost Delight; shadow and sunshine were blessedly mingled, and every turn and dip revealed a fresh charm and a new loveliness to eager hearts and unspoiled eyes.
How blessedly and tenderly speaketh thy voice unto me!
Herbert received me with open arms, and I had never felt before, so blessedly, what it is to have a friend.
She was blessedly ready with these mediations between the poor little sinner and the full consequences of her sin.
The closed door, blessedly remote now, was still closed - and he had only in short to reach that of the house.
O, what a wonderful man this Merdle, what a great man, what a master man, how blessedly and enviably endowed--in one word, what a rich man!
Her prose, as elegant as many of the clothes illustrated, is blessedly free of academic jargon, and abstract theorising finds no place in her work.
Like these blessedly radical words of Martin Luther King Jr.
After a while, however, they began to realize that this was getting to be embarrassing-and that there were many more minutes left before the cringe-worthy experience would finally, blessedly end.
There is this one bright spot: The same ballot will conclude a blessedly short nonpartisan campaign for judicial candidates.
If you have enough of one thing, may you get something else and it be blessedly terminal.
Blessedly, she is purchased by a missionary who frees her and employs her at his mission in California, still believing her to be a man.