Definition of FLOWER

the usually showy plant part that produces seeds <flowers are always a thoughtful gift>
Synonyms bloom, blossom
a state or time of great activity, thriving, or achievement <the skiing season is usually in full flower by Christmas>
Near Antonyms decay, decline, downfall; bottom, nadir; shriveling (or shrivelling), wilting, withering
individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class <without exception, the flower of this year's graduating class will be going to prestigious colleges>

March 30, 2015
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