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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A state of supreme happiness. The quality or state of being blessed.

Usage examples (29)
  • All of our actions are to be directed toward such beatitude.
  • Her favorite beatitude is `Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth'
  • On the first point: a beatitude is the actuality of a perfect virtue.
  • Objection 1: It would seem that the fifth beatitude, which is that of mercy, does not correspond to the gift of counsel. for more
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