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 ?
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.
So it became eloquent, picturing the blissfulness of married life in a house with nothing to pay.
In the Mariner's case the bird may also symbolize the motherly Eros (Harding 73) in whose regressive attachment he feels the blissfulness of freedom from the demands of his ego.
Exploring sadness, sweetness, and composure, Mica Levi melodically developed a score between blissfulness and grimness for Pablo Larrain's film.