Synonyms for bless

Synonyms for (verb) bless

Synonyms: bless

Definition: give a benediction to

Usage: The dying man blessed his son

Similar words: bring up, call down, call forth, invoke, conjure, conjure up, arouse, put forward, raise, evoke, stir

Definition: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

Usage: raise the specter of unemployment; he conjured wild birds in the air; call down the spirits from the mountain


Synonyms: bless, consecrate, hallow, sanctify

Definition: render holy by means of religious rites

Similar words: declare

Definition: state emphatically and authoritatively

Usage: He declared that he needed more money to carry out the task he was charged with


Synonyms: bless, sign

Definition: make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate

Similar words: gesticulate, gesture, motion

Definition: show, express or direct through movement

Usage: He gestured his desire to leave


Synonyms: bless

Definition: confer prosperity or happiness on

Similar words: confer, bestow

Definition: present

Usage: The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated; bestow an honor on someone