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blooms

noun
plural of bloom

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a state or time of great activity, thriving, or achievement
  • a handsome young man in the full bloom of youth

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2 the usually showy plant part that produces seeds
  • the rosebush produces blooms only in midsummer

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blooms

verb
present tense third-person singular of bloom

Synonyms & Antonyms of blooms (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to produce flowers
  • forsythias only bloom at the beginning of spring

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2 to develop a rosy facial color (as from excitement or embarrassment)
  • she arrived at the house, blooming from her vigorous walk

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“Blooms.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blooms. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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