confer prosperity or happiness on
- "God blessed her with five beautiful children."
to make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate; give a benediction
- "The dying man blessed his son"
highly favored or fortunate (as e.g. by divine grace)
- "the blessed assurance of a steady income"
- "our blessed land"
- "not a blessed dime"
worthy of worship
- "the Blessed Trinity"
characterized by happiness and good fortune
- "a blessed time"