Synonyms for blessing

Synonyms for (noun) blessing

Synonyms: benediction, blessing

Definition: the act of praying for divine protection

Similar words: prayer, supplication

Definition: the act of communicating with a deity (especially as a petition or in adoration or contrition or thanksgiving)

Usage: the priest sank to his knees in prayer


Synonyms: approval, approving, blessing

Definition: the formal act of approving

Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person

Similar words: support

Definition: aiding the cause or policy or interests of

Usage: the president no longer has the support of his own party; they developed a scheme of mutual support


Synonyms: benediction, blessing

Definition: a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection

Similar words: prayer, petition, orison

Definition: reverent petition to a deity


Synonyms: blessing, thanksgiving, grace

Definition: a short prayer of thanks before a meal

Usage: their youngest son said grace

Similar words: prayer, petition, orison

Definition: reverent petition to a deity


Synonyms: blessing, boon

Definition: a desirable state

Usage: enjoy the blessings of peace; a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors

Similar words: luckiness, good fortune, good luck

Definition: an auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes