Bliss

[ blis ]
/ blɪs /

noun

Sir Arthur (Edward Drummond),1891–1975, English composer.
Tas·ker [tas-ker] /ˈtæs kər/Howard,1853–1930, U.S. general.
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British Dictionary definitions for a bliss (1 of 2)

bliss

/ (blɪs) /

noun

perfect happiness; serene joy
the ecstatic joy of heaven

Derived Forms

blissless, adjective

Word Origin for bliss

Old English blīths; related to blīthe blithe, Old Saxon blīdsea bliss

British Dictionary definitions for a bliss (2 of 2)

Bliss

/ (blɪs) /

noun

Sir Arthur . 1891–1975, British composer; Master of the Queen's Musick (1953–75). His works include the Colour Symphony (1922), film and ballet music, and a cello concerto (1970)
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