\ ə-ˈblüm How to pronounce abloom (audio) \

Definition of abloom

: abounding with blooms : blooming

Examples of abloom in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fahrenheit, Lake Akan is seemingly abloom with life in the form of an endless ethereal meadow of ice flowers. Kathleen Rellihan, Outside Online, 14 May 2022 Gallery is abloom with garden paintings and new acquisitions. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 25 Apr. 2022 For those who think strawberry fields are found in Beatles songs instead of South Florida’s suburban sprawl, think again, city slickers: Our roadside u-picks are abloom with delicious red berries. Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, 21 Jan. 2022 On a midsummer day earlier this year, the pohutukawa trees were abloom in a blaze of red, and kids on vacation zoomed about on scooters and skateboards. Mara Johnson-groh, Popular Science, 26 May 2020

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First Known Use of abloom

1729, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abloom

a- entry 1 + bloom entry 2

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“Abloom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abloom. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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