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  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}. 




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