blooming

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adjective or adverb bloom·ing \ˈblü-mən, -miŋ\

Definition of blooming

chiefly British

  1. —used as a generalized intensive blooming fool

Origin and Etymology of blooming

probably euphemism for bloody


First Known Use: 1879


BLOOMING Defined for English Language Learners

blooming

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adjective or adverb bloom·ing \ˈblü-mən, -miŋ\

Definition of blooming for English Language Learners

  • —used to make an angry or critical statement more forceful



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