Examples of floruit in a Sentence
the floruit of Greek art and literature in the fifth century b.c.
Origin and Etymology of floruit
First Known Use: 1843See Words from the same year
Synonymsblossom, florescence, bloom, flower, flush, heyday, high noon, prime, salad days, springtime
Related Wordsautumn, Indian summer; blooming, blossoming, efflorescence, flowering; acme, apex, climax, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, zenith; glory, grandeur, splendor; belle epoque (or belle époque), golden age, silver age; comeback, recovery, revivial
Near Antonymsdecay, decline, downfall; bottom, nadir; shriveling (or shrivelling), wilting, withering
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