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Meaning of BLISS

Pronunciation:  blis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a state of extreme happiness
 

BLISS is a 5 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: blissfulness, cloud nine, seventh heaven, walking on air
 
 See Also: ecstasy, elation, rapture

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bliss\ (bl[i^]s), n.; pl. {Blisses} (bl[i^]s"[e^]z). [OE.
blis, blisse, AS. blis, bl[=i][eth]s, fr. bl[=i][eth]e
blithe. See {Blithe}.]
Orig., blithesomeness; gladness; now, the highest degree of
happiness; blessedness; exalted felicity; heavenly joy.

      An then at last our bliss Full and perfect is.
                                               --Milton.

Syn: Blessedness; felicity; beatitude; happiness; joy;
     enjoyment. See {Happiness}.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

basic language for implementation of system software

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amicability, beatification, beatitude, bewitchment, blessedness, blissfulness, blitheness, Canaan, cheer, cheerfulness, cloud nine, compatibility, complaisance, congeniality, cordiality, delectation, delight, ecstasy, ecstatics, elation, elysium, empyrean, enchantment, enjoyableness, enjoyment, exaltation, exhilaration, exuberance, felicitousness, felicity, gaiety, geniality, gladness, glee, goodliness, goodness, graciousness, happiness, happy hunting ground, harmoniousness, harmony, heaven, high spirits, intoxication, joy, joyance, joyfulness, joyousness, mellifluousness, mellowness, New Jerusalem, niceness, nirvana, overhappiness, overjoyfulness, paradise, pleasance, pleasantness, pleasantry, pleasingness, pleasurability, pleasurableness, pleasure, pleasurefulness, rapport, rapture, ravishment, seventh heaven, spirituality, sunshine, sweetness, transport, unalloyed happiness, welcomeness, Zion
 

 

 

 

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