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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to give a blessing)
a. bendecir
May God bless you all!¡Que Dios los bendiga!
The Pope himself blessed this water.El mismo papa bendijo esta agua.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (say blessing for)
a. bendecir
God bless you!¡(que) Dios te bendiga!
bless you!¡salud!
he is blessed with quick witstiene la suerte de ser muy espabilado
they have been blessed with two fine childrenhan tenido dos hermosos hijos
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bless [bles]
transitive verb
1 [+God, priest] bendecir
God bless you! ¡Dios te bendiga!; God bless the Pope! ¡Dios guarde al Papa!; bless you! ¡qué cielo eres!; (after sneezing) ¡Jesús!; and Paul, bless him or bless his heart, had no idea that ... y Paul, el pobre, no tenía ni idea de que ...; to bless o.s. santiguarse
they were never blessed with children Dios jamás les dio la bendición de los hijos; she is blessed with every virtue la adornan mil virtudes; I bless the day I bought it bendigo el día que lo compré
well I'm blessed! God bless my soul! ¡vaya por Dios!
I'm blessed if I know (Britain) no tengo ni idea
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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