blessing

(noun)

noun

1. the formal act of approving

- he gave the project his blessing

Similar word(s): approval, approving

Definition categories: act, support

2. a desirable state

- enjoy the blessings of peace

Similar word(s): boon

Definition categories: state, luckiness

3. a short prayer of thanks before a meal

Similar word(s): grace, thanksgiving

Definition categories: communication, orison, petition, prayer

4. a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection

Similar word(s): benediction

Definition categories: communication, orison, petition, prayer

5. the act of praying for divine protection

Similar word(s): benediction

Definition categories: act, prayer, supplication

Sentences with blessing as a noun:

- We will not proceed without the executive director's blessing.