Spanish translation of 'blessing'
- (= advantage)
⇒ the blessings of electricity
los beneficios de la electricidad
⇒ the blessings of science
los adelantos de la ciencia
idiom: it's a blessing in disguise
no hay mal que por bien no venga
idiom: it's a mixed blessing
tiene sus pros y sus contras
idiom: to count one's blessings
agradecer lo que se tiene
⇒ you can count your blessings that ...
tienes que estar agradecido de que ...
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)
Trends of 'blessing'
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- [God, priest]
⇒ God bless you!
¡Dios te bendiga!
⇒ God bless the Pope!
¡Dios guarde al Papa!
⇒ bless you!
¡qué cielo eres!(after sneezing),
⇒ and Paul, bless him or bless his heart, had no idea that ...
y Paul, el pobre, no tenía ni idea de que ...
⇒ to bless o.s.
⇒ they were never blessed with children
Dios jamás les dio la bendición de los hijos
⇒ she is blessed with every virtue
la adornan mil virtudes
⇒ I bless the day I bought it
bendigo el día que lo compré
⇒ well I'm blessed!,
⇒ God bless my soul!(old-fashioned, informal)
¡vaya por Dios!
⇒ I'm blessed if I know(British, informal)
no tengo ni idea
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 Spanish Dictionary