Synonyms of blessing in English:

blessing


See definition of blessing

noun

1‘may God continue to give us his blessing’

SYNONYMS

protection, favour

ANTONYMS

condemnation

2‘they received a special blessing from a Catholic priest’

SYNONYMS

benediction, dedication, consecration, invocation, commendation, prayer for someone, intercession

grace, thanksgiving, thanks

kiddush

archaic orison

ANTONYMS

anathema

3‘he gave the plan his blessing’

SYNONYMS

sanction, consent, assent, endorsement, clearance, agreement, concurrence, approval, seal of approval, stamp of approval, imprimatur, backing, support, favour, good wishes

informal the go-ahead, the thumbs up, the green light, the OK

formal approbation

4‘it was a blessing that they didn't have very far to go’

SYNONYMS

advantage, benefit, help, boon, good thing, godsend, favour, gift, convenience

bonus, plus point, added attraction, additional benefit, extra, added extra

luck, stroke of luck, piece of luck, good fortune, windfall, gain, profit, virtue, bounty

informal plus, perk

literary benison

ANTONYMS

affliction