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ˈpoʊ ziposy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bouquet, corsage, posy, nosegay(noun)

    an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present


  1. posy(Noun)

    A flower; a bouquet; a nosegay.

  2. posy(Noun)

    a motto inscribed inside a ring

Webster Dictionary

  1. Posy(noun)

    a brief poetical sentiment; hence, any brief sentiment, motto, or legend; especially, one inscribed on a ring

  2. Posy(noun)

    a flower; a bouquet; a nosegay

  3. Origin: [Contr. fr. poesy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Posy

    pō′zi, n. a verse of poetry, esp. a motto or an inscription on a ring: a motto sent with a bouquet: a bouquet. [Poesy.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of posy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of posy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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