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English definition of “in blissful ignorance”

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in blissful ignorance

not knowing any of the unpleasant facts about something: All the time his business was failing, he kept his wife and family in blissful ignorance.
Translations of “in blissful ignorance”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對令人不快的事)一無所知…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对令人不快的事)一无所知…
(Definition of in blissful ignorance from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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