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bliss / blis/ • n. perfect happiness; great joy: she gave a sigh of bliss. ∎  something providing such happiness: the steam room was bliss. ∎  a state of spiritual blessedness, typically that reached after death. PHRASAL VERBS: bliss out [often as adj.] (blissed out) inf. reach a state of perfect happiness, typically so as to be oblivious of everything else: blissed-out hippies.

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bliss OE. bliss, blīðs = OS. blīdsea, f. Gmc. *blīþiz BLITHE.

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Bliss (blɪs) baby life support systems
• Military bend, low silhouette, irregular shape, small, secluded (escape technique taught to pilots)

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