This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Bless synonyms

Sorting by
Votes
To think of as having some quality or characteristic
0
0
  1. To think of as having some quality or characteristic
  2. To equip or supply with a talent or quality:
  3. To give money or property so as to provide an income for the support of (a college, hospital, etc.)
(Obs.) To give in marriage
0
0
  1. (Obs.) To give in marriage
  2. To give or present as a gift
  3. To apply; use:
(Chiefly Southern US) To resemble in appearance:
0
0
  1. (Chiefly Southern US) To resemble in appearance:
  2. To show partiality or unfair preference to:
  3. To use gently; spare
To transfer rights in real or personal property; in litigation, accession by the court to a party’s request made by motion or pleading.
0
0
  1. To transfer rights in real or personal property; in litigation, accession by the court to a party’s request made by motion or pleading.
  2. To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
  3. To give or confer officially or formally:
To represent as worthy, qualified, or desirable; recommend:
0
0
  1. To represent as worthy, qualified, or desirable; recommend:
  2. To express approval of; praise:
  3. (Archaic) To transmit the kind regards of
To give approval to; support; sanction
0
0
  1. To give approval to; support; sanction
  2. To state, as in an advertisement, that one approves of (a product, service, etc.), often in return for a fee
  3. To express approval of or give support to, especially by public statement; sanction:
(Obs.) To prove by testing
0
0
  1. (Obs.) To prove by testing
  2. To be favorable toward; think or declare to be good, satisfactory, etc.
  3. To give one's consent to; sanction; confirm
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
0
0
  1. To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
  2. To express a feeling of veneration or gratitude to (a deity); worship or glorify.
  3. (Obs.) To set a price on; appraise
To praise highly; laud
0
0
  1. To praise highly; laud
To betray or deceive; double-cross. Often used with up.
0
0
  1. To betray or deceive; double-cross. Often used with up.
  2. To place crosswise one over the other:
  3. (Sports) To propel (a ball or puck) as a cross, as in soccer.
To engage by written contract; sign on
0
0
  1. To engage by written contract; sign on
  2. (Now Rare) To indicate or express by a sign; signal
  3. To consecrate with the sign of the cross.
To apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to.
0
0
  1. To apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to.
  2. To choose by or as if by divine intervention.
  3. To put oil on during a religious ceremony as a sign of sanctification or consecration.
To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
0
0
  1. To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
  2. To give religious absolution to
  3. To free from guilt or suspicion; for example, when evidence proves that a suspect is innocent of a crime.
To give a first name to as part of the baptismal ceremony; christen
0
0
  1. To give a first name to as part of the baptismal ceremony; christen
  2. To give a Christian name to a person; christen.
  3. To admit into Christianity by means of baptism.
To treat as sacred; glorify.
0
0
  1. To treat as sacred; glorify.
  2. To include in a literary canon.
  3. To declare (a deceased person) to be a saint and entitled to be fully honored as such.
To cause to be or seem more glorious or excellent than is actually the case:
0
0
  1. To cause to be or seem more glorious or excellent than is actually the case:
  2. To give glory to, especially through worship.
  3. To praise extravagantly; honor; extol
To show great respect or high regard for; treat with deference and courtesy
0
0
  1. To show great respect or high regard for; treat with deference and courtesy
  2. To do or give something in honor of
  3. To hold in respect; esteem:
To address or inscribe (a literary work, for example) to another as a mark of respect or affection.
0
0
  1. To address or inscribe (a literary work, for example) to another as a mark of respect or affection.
  2. To commit (oneself) to a particular course of thought or action
  3. To set apart seriously for a special purpose; devote to some work, duty, etc.
To fill with joy, pride, etc.; elate
0
0
  1. To fill with joy, pride, etc.; elate
  2. To raise in status, dignity, power, honor, wealth, etc.
  3. To glorify, praise, or honor.
To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
0
0
  1. To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
  2. To free from guilt or suspicion; for example, when evidence proves that a suspect is innocent of a crime.
  3. To give religious absolution to
To apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to.
0
0
  1. To apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to.
  2. To put oil on during a religious ceremony as a sign of sanctification or consecration.
  3. To choose by or as if by divine intervention.
To invest with ministerial or priestly authority; confer holy orders on:
0
0
  1. To invest with ministerial or priestly authority; confer holy orders on:
  2. (Obs.) To put in order; arrange; prepare
  3. To order or decree by virtue of superior authority:
To respect or honor greatly; revere.
0
0
  1. To respect or honor greatly; revere.
  2. To shout, especially to urge on dogs for hunting.
  3. To regard as holy; honor as sacred; venerate
To initiate (a priest) into the order of bishops.
0
0
  1. To initiate (a priest) into the order of bishops.
  2. To devote entirely; dedicate
  3. (Christianity) To sanctify (bread and wine) for Eucharistic use through a ritual regarded by some Christian churches as effecting transubstantiation.
To exalt; glorify:
0
0
  1. To exalt; glorify:
  2. (R.C.Ch.) To declare (a deceased person), by public statement, to be in heaven and entitled to some public veneration
  3. (Roman Catholic Church) To proclaim (a deceased person) to be one of the blessed and thus worthy of public religious veneration in a particular region or religious congregation.
To give religious sanction to, as with an oath or vow:
0
0
  1. To give religious sanction to, as with an oath or vow:
  2. To give social or moral sanction to:
  3. To set apart for sacred use; consecrate:
To enclose (a sacred relic etc.) in a shrine or chest.
0
0
  1. To enclose (a sacred relic etc.) in a shrine or chest.
  2. To hold as sacred; cherish
  3. To preserve or cherish (something) as though in a shrine; to preserve or contain, especially with some reverence.
To offer as a sacrifice to God or a god
0
0
  1. To offer as a sacrifice to God or a god
  2. (Baseball) To advance (a base runner) by means of a sacrifice
  3. (Baseball) To execute a sacrifice
To cause to undergo the religious ceremony of confirmation
0
0
  1. To cause to undergo the religious ceremony of confirmation
  2. To support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify:
  3. To prove the truth, validity, or authenticity of; verify
To praise; extol
0
0
  1. To praise; extol
  2. To give praise to; glorify.
To cause to be revered or honored; hallow
0
0
  1. To cause to be revered or honored; hallow
  2. To initiate (a priest) into the order of bishops.
  3. (Christianity) To sanctify (bread and wine) for Eucharistic use through a ritual regarded by some Christian churches as effecting transubstantiation.
To respect or honor greatly; revere.
0
0
  1. To respect or honor greatly; revere.
  2. To shout, especially to urge on dogs for hunting.
  3. To regard as holy; honor as sacred; venerate
To set apart as holy; consecrate
0
0
  1. To set apart as holy; consecrate
  2. To make holy; purify:
  3. To set apart for sacred use; consecrate:
Find another word for bless. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bless, like: endow, bestow, favor, grant, commend, endorse, approve, praise, extol, give one's blessing and commend to God.