Translation of bliss in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /blɪs/


uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (happiness) dicha (f), felicidad (f) absoluta marital bliss felicidad (feminine) conyugal he's in a state of bliss está en la gloria what bliss to take these shoes off! ¡qué gustazo quitarme estos zapatos! [colloquial/familiar]
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    • By working less and staying at home more, I believed naively that my husband would come home to domestic bliss and a happy marriage would ensue.
    • The cat was regarded as an essential element in scenes of domestic bliss and happiness.
    • I can live my life in perfect bliss knowing all too well that nothing I ever do will make any difference in this beautiful universe.
    1.2 [Religion/Religión] gozo (masculine)
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    • The man who would conquer his contradictory feelings, would reach bliss in the afterlife.
    • The Torah teaches us that there is an eternal life, a wholly spiritual life, whose bliss is far greater than the human mind can imagine.
    • But, drawn out of her spiritual bliss and feeling trapped, she quickly turns the tables.

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