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English definition of “blessing”

blessing

noun     /ˈblesɪŋ/
LUCK [C] something that is lucky or makes you happy : It is a blessing that no one was hurt .Good luck and bad luck
APPROVAL [U] approval that someone gives to a plan or action : Mr Newton has given his blessing for the plan .Approving and approvalAccepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantly
RELIGION [C, U] protection or help from God , or a prayer to ask for thisReligious practices
(Definition of blessing noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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