German translation of 'blessing'
- (religion, figurative)
⇒ he can count his blessings
da kann er von Glück sagen
⇒ it was a blessing in disguise
es war schließlich doch ein Segen
Example Sentences Including 'blessing'
In a funny way, I felt as though Mum had just given her blessing to the whole relationship.READY? (2001)
I couldn't believe the way Mum had just handed me all that freedom, with her blessing.SEX (2001)
Taking Medalon was not going to be easy, despite the Kariens ' numerical superiority and the much-talked-about blessing of the Overlord.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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⇒ God bless (you)
behüt dich/euch Gott
⇒ did you buy that for me, bless you?(informal)
hast du das für mich gekauft? das ist aber lieb von dir! (inf)
⇒ bless you!(to sneezer)
- to be blessed with
gesegnet sein mit
Example Sentences Including 'bless'
Well, bless my soul, you wouldn't believe them Chambers ' shop windows.SOMEBODY (2002)
Bessie, bless her heart, remains firmly fixed at the bottom of the class.Out of the Ashes
Autumn looked down at the money and thought, God bless drunks, but said, `Loud and clear.Roses are for the Rich
'blessing' in Other Languages
Translation of blessing from the Collins English to German Dictionary