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Definitions for blooming
ˈblu mɪŋbloom·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blooming, bloomadjective

    the organic process of bearing flowers

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

  2. bally(a), blinking(a), bloody(a), blooming(a), crashing(a), flaming(a), fucking(a)adjective

    informal intensifiers

    "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"


  1. bloomingnoun

    The act by which something blooms.

  2. bloomingnoun

    The process of making blooms from the ore or from cast iron.

  3. bloomingadverb

    Bloody; bleeding; extremely

    My train's late again. Blooming typical.

  4. bloomingadjective

    Opening in blossoms; flowering.

  5. bloomingadjective

    Thriving in health, beauty, and vigor, vigour; indicating the freshness and beauties of youth or health.

  6. bloomingadjective

    bloody (in its vulgar senses).


  1. blooming

    Blooming refers to the process or period where a flower, plant, tree, or any form of vegetation produces and displays its flowers. It may also refer to something or someone flourishing, developing positively and successfully, or coming into their prime. In photography, blooming is an effect that can occur when a camera sensor is oversaturated. In context of materials, blooming is the migration of an additive or a processing aid from an inner phase of a composite material to the surface. It provides a visual evidence of crystallization around a specific area.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blooming

    of Bloom

  2. Bloomingnoun

    the process of making blooms from the ore or from cast iron

  3. Bloomingadjective

    opening in blossoms; flowering

  4. Bloomingadjective

    thriving in health, beauty, and vigor; indicating the freshness and beauties of youth or health

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'blooming' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3741

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blooming in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blooming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of blooming in a Sentence

  1. Agatha Christie:

    I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming that comes when you finish the life of the emotions and of personal relations and suddenly find - at the age of fifty, say - that a whole new life has opened before you, filled with things you can think about, study, or read about...It is as if a fresh sap of ideas and thoughts was rising in you.

  2. Gyorgy Balint:

    Looking back 100 years, I can say that cultivating the land is the most wonderful job you can have, modern societies should preserve a closeness to nature... people should be able to enjoy the shade a tree gives, or feel joy when a leander starts blooming.

  3. Dale Carnegie:

    One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

  4. Luca Dotti:

    The joy of things blooming after a strong winter – in Switzerland we have hard winters – that was something she liked to share with us a lot.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    When I see a dancing butterfly, when I see a half blooming flower, their eager wish to make this world happy, my mind dances with joy, my soul emerges in happiness.

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Translations for blooming

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  • преуспяващ, блуминг, цъфтящ, разцъфнал, цветущBulgarian
  • kvetoucí, rozkvetlýCzech
  • verflixt, verdammt, verfluchtGerman
  • plancheado, florecienteSpanish
  • épanouissement, en fleur, florissant, florissante, sacrée, sacréFrench
  • प्रस्फुटनHindi
  • 지독한Korean
  • bloeiend, bloeiendeDutch
  • расцвета́ющий, обжимный стан, процвета́ющий, прокля́тый, грёбаный, цвету́щий, преуспева́ющий, блюминг, чёртов, хре́новRussian
  • blomstrandeSwedish
  • 怒放Chinese

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    the act of catching an object with the hands
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