Examples of posy in a Sentence
a pocket full of posies
gathered a posy of wildflowers to present to his girlfriend
Recent Examples of posy from the Web
The young ladies being presented donned traditional long white dresses and kid-leather, white, opera-length gloves, and held posies of red roses.
The new movie looks and sounds quite fine, and there’s a certain easy pleasure that comes from revisiting cinematically enhanced 19th-century Britain, with its silky frocks, perfectly cut posies and apparently happy peasants.
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Origin and Etymology of posy
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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