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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blooming, bloom(noun)

    the organic process of bearing flowers

    "you will stop all bloom if you let the flowers go to seed"

  2. flower, bloom, blossom(noun)

    reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts

  3. bloom, bloom of youth, salad days(noun)

    the best time of youth

  4. bloom, blush, flush, rosiness(noun)

    a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health

  5. flower, prime, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence, flush(noun)

    the period of greatest prosperity or productivity

  6. efflorescence, bloom(verb)

    a powdery deposit on a surface

  7. bloom, blossom, flower(verb)

    produce or yield flowers

    "The cherry tree bloomed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bloom(noun)

    a blossom; the flower of a plant; an expanded bud; flowers, collectively

  2. Bloom(noun)

    the opening of flowers in general; the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open; as, the cherry trees are in bloom

  3. Bloom(noun)

    a state or time of beauty, freshness, and vigor; an opening to higher perfection, analogous to that of buds into blossoms; as, the bloom of youth

  4. Bloom(noun)

    the delicate, powdery coating upon certain growing or newly-gathered fruits or leaves, as on grapes, plums, etc. Hence: Anything giving an appearance of attractive freshness; a flush; a glow

  5. Bloom(noun)

    the clouded appearance which varnish sometimes takes upon the surface of a picture

  6. Bloom(noun)

    a yellowish deposit or powdery coating which appears on well-tanned leather

  7. Bloom(noun)

    a popular term for a bright-hued variety of some minerals; as, the rose-red cobalt bloom

  8. Bloom(verb)

    to produce or yield blossoms; to blossom; to flower or be in flower

  9. Bloom(verb)

    to be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigor; to show beauty and freshness, as of flowers; to give promise, as by or with flowers

  10. Bloom(verb)

    to cause to blossom; to make flourish

  11. Bloom(verb)

    to bestow a bloom upon; to make blooming or radiant

  12. Bloom(noun)

    a mass of wrought iron from the Catalan forge or from the puddling furnace, deprived of its dross, and shaped usually in the form of an oblong block by shingling

  13. Bloom(noun)

    a large bar of steel formed directly from an ingot by hammering or rolling, being a preliminary shape for further working

Freebase

  1. Bloom

    Bloom is a fictional character from the animated series Winx Club.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bloom

    blōōm, v.i. to put forth blossoms: to flower: to be in a state of beauty or vigour: to flourish: to give a bloom or warm tint to anything.—n. a blossom or flower: the opening of flowers: rosy colour: the prime or highest perfection of anything: the first freshness of beauty of anything: the flush or glow on the cheek—(Spens.) Blosme.—p.adj. Bloom′ing, bright, shining, flourishing: (slang) full-blown.—adjs. Bloom′less, without bloom; Bloom′y, flowery: flourishing. [Ice. blóm; cf. Goth. blôma, Ger. blume.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. bloom

    A peculiar warm blast of wind; a term used in iron-foundries.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bloom in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bloom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of bloom in a Sentence

  1. Julie Speegle:

    We are mobilizing to get our marine mammal experts and our partners there to get some samples, it could be a harmful algal bloom. It could be a number of things.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Like a flower, be soft, loving, kind, and beautiful, but never lose the courage to bloom.

  3. Henry David Thoreau:

    The finest qualities of our nature, like the bloom on fruits, can be preserved only by the most delicate handling. Yet we do not treat ourselves nor one another thus tenderly.

  4. The Florida Fish:

    Because K. brevis cannot tolerate low-salinity waters for very long, blooms usually remain in salty coastal waters and do not penetrate upper reaches of estuaries, however, other harmful algae, including cyanobacteria (blue-green algae), typically bloom in freshwater lakes and rivers.

  5. Mellody Hobson:

    The bloom is off the rose on real estate.

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