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blessing
 n.  praying for divine protection; formal act of giving approval
Classic Sentence: (200 in 14 pages)
1  The blessing of Our Father will be upon thee.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
2  These apertures admitted, even at mid-day, only a dim and uncertain light, which was changed for utter darkness long before the rest of the castle had lost the blessing of day.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
3  She heard it at dinner, and felt it a blessing.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
4  It does him the highest honour; it shews his proper estimation of the blessing of domestic happiness and pure attachment.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV
5  He considered the blessing of beauty as inferior only to the blessing of a baronetcy; and the Sir Walter Elliot, who united these gifts, was the constant object of his warmest respect and devotion.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 1
6  She could only resolve to avoid such self-delusion in future, and think with heightened gratitude of the extraordinary blessing of having one such truly sympathising friend as Lady Russell.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 6
7  Her brother's return was the first comfort; he could take best care of his wife; and the second blessing was the arrival of the apothecary.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 7
8  Everybody's heart is open, you know, when they have recently escaped from severe pain, or are recovering the blessing of health, and Nurse Rooke thoroughly understands when to speak.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 17
9  I have been used to the gratification of believing myself to earn every blessing that I enjoyed.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 23
10  Halfway down I slipped, but, by the blessing of God, I landed, torn and bleeding, upon the path.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In I. THE ADVENTURE OF THE EMPTY HOUSE
11  Her presence had seemed a blessing to them, but it would be unfair to her to keep her in poverty and want when Providence afforded her such powerful protection.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 1
12  Don't be afraid of my being a blessing to him," said Estella; "I shall not be that.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIV
13  'With the blessing of Providence, Master Copperfield,' returned Uriah.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. I AM A NEW BOY IN MORE SENSES THAN ONE
14  He feelingly alluded to the young lady, unknown, whom Traddles had honoured with his affection, and who had reciprocated that affection by honouring and blessing Traddles with her affection.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 28. Mr. MICAWBER'S GAUNTLET
15  But she gave us her blessing, and the assurance of her lasting friendship, and spoke to us, generally, as became a Voice from the Cloister.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 33. BLISSFUL
Example Sentence: (38 in 3 pages)
1  I have often thought it would be a blessing if each human being were stricken blind and deaf for a few days at some time during his early adult life.
2  Although the distance between will space out us,may we remember our true friendship and blessing.
3  Health and understanding are the two great blessing of life.
4  A child may have too much of his mother's blessing.
5  Good memories are in my deep blessing.
6  In such a soft and warm season, please accept my sincere blessing and deep concern for you.
7  Rivers are a blessing for an agricultural country.
8  The Defense Department has given its blessing to the scheme.
9  People do not know the blessing of health till they lose it.
10  A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
11  Living in such a beautiful old castle is something of a mixed blessing.
12  Pleasure and pain are the wealth of life, to escape its negative, as some of the face of courage, in fact, be able to recall a blessing.
13  The government has given its blessing to a plan to improve the rights of children.
14  It is by present heart of love that the blessing of future are planted, to be reaped when the future again becomes the present.
15  The people felt that a good man was indeed their leader; and in enthusiastic crowds they thronged his way, and invoking the blessing of God upon him.