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bless you!

Definition of bless you! in English:

Said to a person who has just sneezed.
[From the phrase (may) God bless you]
Example sentences
  • I was just wondering why people say ‘bless you’ when someone sneezes.
  • When someone tells me ‘God Bless you’ when I sneeze, I feel a little more cared for.
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