WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
Origin of blessing
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Example sentences from the Web for blessing
All in all, it’s been a blessing for fans to be able to see sports come back over the past few weeks and to watch some of the greatest athletes in the world perform yet again.The Best Players Opting Out Of The NFL, NBA, WNBA, NHL And MLB In 2020|Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org)|August 7, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
That turned out to be an unexpected blessing for the Water Authority because, under its contract with Poseidon, if the desal plant can’t deliver then the Water Authority doesn’t have to pay.Environment Report: Why Your Water Bill Might Spike|MacKenzie Elmer|July 27, 2020|Voice of San Diego
They also gave their initial blessing to the creation of a new privacy advisory commission, which goes before the city’s Rules Committee on Wednesday.Smart Streetlights Are Now Exclusively a Tool for Police|Jesse Marx|July 20, 2020|Voice of San Diego
We at SE Ranking, have an opposing view – for us, customer feedback is always a blessing, be it positive or negative.How to turn your customer feedback into a driving force for your product|Maria Kazakova|June 18, 2020|Search Engine Watch
If you’ve got a lot of that going for you, then striking oil can be a blessing.Does Anyone Really Know What Socialism Is? (Ep. 408)|Stephen J. Dubner|March 5, 2020|Freakonomics
And it gave Baghdadi the opportunity to praise his new minions, blessing them as his official representatives.
Maybe, then, the Hathahate phenomenon is a blessing in disguise.
Scott says he last spoke to his predecessor a few days ago, although he never explicitly gave his blessing.
In Citizens United the Court gave its blessing to corporations having a significant political role in elections.The Supreme Court Is Weighing Corporate Power Yet Again|Zephyr Teachout|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She ended up praying with me and giving me her blessing to portray her Dad.David Oyelowo on Playing Martin Luther King Jr., Ebola Fears, and Race in Hollywood|Marlow Stern|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cloud of blessing floats over our heads, but we fail to stretch forth the electric rod of prayer to fetch it down!The Hart and the Water-Brooks;|John R. Macduff
I feel assured that the rule of the British has proved a blessing to the people of India.Mark Seaworth|William H.G. Kingston
Both the young and the old Houtouktou sent us a scarf of blessing, with a good provision of butter and quarters of mutton.Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China|Evariste Regis Huc
All those tribes, in going into battle, invoked his aid and blessing upon their arms.The Funny Side of Physic|A. D. Crabtre
We would think it a blessing to our kirk to see you here; but our sins withhold good things from us.Letters of Samuel Rutherford|Samuel Rutherford
British Dictionary definitions for blessing
- a short prayer prescribed for a specific occasion and beginning "Blessed art thou, O Lord…"
- a section of the liturgy including a similar formula
Idioms and Phrases with blessing
In addition to the idiom beginning with blessing
- blessing in disguise
- give thanks for small blessings
- mixed blessing