bloom

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bloom

noun

Definition of BLOOM

1
a state or time of great activity, thriving, or achievement <a handsome young man in the full bloom of youth>
Near Antonyms decay, decline, downfall; bottom, nadir; shriveling (or shrivelling), wilting, withering
2
a rosy appearance (of the cheeks) <after a snowball fight, she came inside with a bloom on her cheeks>
Synonyms blush, color, flush
3
the usually showy plant part that produces seeds <the rosebush produces blooms only in midsummer>
Synonyms bloom, blossom

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