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Definition of bliss noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  • extreme happiness married/wedded/domestic bliss My idea of bliss is a month in the Bahamas. Swimming on a hot day is sheer bliss.
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    ignorance is bliss (saying)
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    if you do not know about something, you cannot worry about it Some doctors believe ignorance is bliss and don't give their patients all the facts.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: bliss

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