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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bliss  \Bliss\  (bl[i^]s),  n.;  pl  {Blisses}  (bl[i^]s"[e^]z).  [OE. 
  blis,  blisse,  AS  blis,  bl[=i][eth]s,  fr  bl[=i][eth]e 
  blithe.  See  {Blithe}.] 
  Orig.,  blithesomeness;  gladness;  now  the  highest  degree  of 
  happiness;  blessedness;  exalted  felicity;  heavenly  joy. 
 
  An  then  at  last  our  bliss  Full  and  perfect  is 
  --Milton. 
 
  Syn:  Blessedness;  felicity;  beatitude;  happiness;  joy; 
  enjoyment.  See  {Happiness}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bliss 
  n  :  a  state  of  extreme  happiness  [syn:  {blissfulness},  {cloud 
  nine},  {seventh  heaven},  {walking  on  air}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Bliss,  ID  (city,  FIPS  8470) 
  Location:  42.92622  N,  114.94911  W 
  Population  (1990):  185  (92  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.3  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  83314 
  Bliss,  NY 
  Zip  code(s):  14024 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  BLISS 
 
  {Basic  Language  for  Implementation  of  System  Software} 
 
 




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