how to pronounce blessed


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the above transcription of blessed is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

blessed is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of blessed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… world we're all truly blessed at the …”

meanings of blessed


  1. An epithet indicating that a person has been beatified.
  2. Having divine aid, or protection, or other blessing.
  3. An intensifier; damned.
  4. Worthy of worship; holy.
  5. Held in veneration; revered.
  6. A title indicating the beatification of a person, thus allowing public veneration of those who have lived in sanctity or died as martyrs.
  7. Alternative letter-case form of blessed used when referring to an important figure, such as God, or to an important item or event.


  1. A surname​.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of bless.

blessed frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word blessed occurs in english on average 52.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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