in a way that is characterized by supreme happiness, peace, and contentment: My cat lay blissfully stretching and purring on the sunny veranda.
in a way or to a degree that excludes any hint of unease, trouble, or discontent: The man is almost certainly lying, yet far too many of his followers remain blissfully unaware.
- un·bliss·ful·ly, adverb
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How to use blissfully in a sentence
All that was left was an image of discipline and blissful monotony.After the 2016 election, Agnes Martin's paintings gave me solace. This time, they're still an escape. | Kelsey Ables | November 8, 2020 | Washington Post
These guests would have read about the marvels of a 22-floor hotel, blissfully unaware that it was, in fact, 23 floors tall.The KGB Welcomes You to Estonia’s Hotel Viru. Please Mind the Hidden Bugs | Nina Strochlic | July 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Inevitably some students will just text, chat, or blissfully vegetate if given more leisure.
blissfully, the pub has a ‘no music, no machines, no television and no mobile phones’ rule.
Oregonians suffer through them in anticipation of the blissfully sunny and temperate summer.
Most Americans are either blissfully unaware of these declines or deeply pessimistic about our teens.Teen Pregnancies Drop a Whopping 52 Percent in Two Decades | Joshua DuBois | December 8, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Words fail to tell you how absolutely Scotch we are and how blissfully happy.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland | Kate Douglas Wiggin
And in amongst the women were the babies, rolling around on bits of rags, blissfully happy in their complete nakedness.Gardens of the Caribbees, v. 1/2 | Ida May Hill Starr
Presently he stopped beside Rouse and gazed into the lad's upturned face, blissfully serene in the innocent confidence of youth.The Argus Pheasant | John Charles Beecham
And again, blissfully—'I can feel your heart beating—so fast, so fast.'The Child of Pleasure | Gabriele D'Annunzio
He was a bit amazed at all the new things around him and blissfully unconscious of trouble.The Beach of Dreams | H. De Vere Stacpoole