What is the difference between Bliss and Glad?

The difference between bliss and glad

is that “bliss” is perfect happiness and “glad” is pleased, happy, gratified.

bliss

glad

Noun

  • perfect happiness

Adjective

  • Pleased, happy, gratified.
  • (obsolete) Having a bright or cheerful appearance; expressing or exciting joy; producing gladness.

Antonyms

  • sorrowful
  • sad
  • downcast
  • peevish
  • cranky
  • heavy
  • depressed

Examples

  • I’m glad the rain has finally stopped.
  • A wise son maketh a glad father.
  • Glad am I that your highness is so arm’d / To bear the tidings of calamity.
  • “I was dragged up at the workhouse school till I was twelve. Then I ran away and sold papers in the streets, and anything else that I could pick up a few coppers by—except steal. I never did that. I always made up my mind I’d be a big man some day, and—I’m glad I didn’t steal.”
  • Her conversation / More glad to me than to a miser money is.
  • Glad Eevening & glad morn crownd the fourth day.

Verb

  • (archaic, transitive) To make glad

Examples

  • Synonyms: cheer up, gladden, exhilarate
  • that which gladded all the warrior train
  • Each drinks the juice that glads the heart of man.
  • God that glads the lover’s heart