Flower synonyms

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A small or reduced flower, especially one in a spikelet of a grass or sedge or in a flower head of a plant of the composite family.
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A small swelling on a branch or stem, containing an undeveloped shoot, leaf, or flower. Some species have mixed buds containing two of these structures, or even all three. &diamf3; Terminal buds occur at the end of a stem, twig, or branch. &diamf3; Axillary buds, also known as lateral buds , occur in the axils of leaves (in the upper angle of where the leaf grows from the stem). &diamf3; Accessory buds often occur clustered around terminal buds or above and on either side of axillary buds. Accessory buds are usually smaller than terminal and axillary buds.
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(Figuratively) A blooming period or stage of development; something lovely that gives rich promise.
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(Botany) The production of flowers.
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A bundle of yarn, string, ribbon, etc. tied in the middle and left loose at the ends, so as to form a puff or ball, as for decoration or a showy prop for cheerleading.
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A small, flowering plant (Leontopodium alpinum) of the composite family, native to the high mountains of Europe and central Asia, esp. the Alps, with leaves and petal-like bracts that are white and woolly
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A flower cluster on a common axis
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Bearing flowers; blooming abundantly
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A corm, tuber, or tuberous root resembling a bulb, as in a crocus, dahlia, or cyclamen
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(Anatomy) A glomerulus.
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Any of a genus (Calendula) of plants of the composite family, with yellow or orange flowers, esp. the pot marigold
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A period of photographing, filming, or recording electronically, esp. away from the studio
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Die is defined as to stop living, existing or fade away.
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The foremost or leading position:
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To clear of contents by forcing air through.
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The seed of these plants, used as a cereal.
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A bunch of flowers; small bouquet, esp. for carrying in the hand
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(Intransitive, archaic) Of plants, to bloom, bud.
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(Physics) The highest value attained by a varying quantity:
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The definition of a panicle is a cluster of flowers on a branch.
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(Mathematics) The surface generated by a straight line, the generator, passing through a fixed point, the vertex, and moving along a fixed curve, the directrix.
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Any plant used as a medicine, seasoning, or flavoring: mint, thyme, basil, and sage are herbs
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The definition of a vine is a plant with long stems that grow along the ground or climb a support structure.
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The particles of solid matter that settle at the bottom in a liquid; lees
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Birth; condition; rank by birth.
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(US) To make bright; to cause to shine by reflected light.
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A taxonomic genus within the family Hydrangeaceae — the hydrangeas.
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(Archaic) A brief verse or sentimental phrase, especially one inscribed on a ring.
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The definition of a spike is a piece of something that is thick and long with a pointed and sharp end, usually made of metal.
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Something, such as a decorative motif, that resembles such a branch.
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A group or bunch of several discrete items that are close to each other.
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An indeterminate inflorescence in which each flower grows on its own stalk from a common stem. The lily of the valley and snapdragon have racemes.
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Plural form of petal
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A plant that produces flowers and fruit; an angiosperm.
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A usually herbaceous flowering plant that is not a cultivated variety, especially one that has conspicuous flowers and is found in a natural environment.
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A perennial plant, such as the English daisy, cultivated as a biennial.
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A plant valued for its bloom
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A plant valued for its bloom
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A plant that is grown indoors in places such as a house or office for decorative purposes.
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(Intransitive, figuratively) Of a person, business, etc, to flourish; to be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigour; to show beauty and freshness.
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High-sounding but with little meaning.
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Growing at a rapid rate; flourishing.
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Of, having the nature of, or characterized by euphuism
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Portraying flowers, especially in a stylized way.
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Elaborately ornate; flowery.
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Bearing showy or profuse flowers
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Raised or expanded to abnormal levels:
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(Botany, especially of cultivated roses) that flowers more than once in each season.
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The definition of rhapsodic is like the passion or enthusiasm of a rhapsody.
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Permanently attached or fixed; not free-moving:
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Any of a division (Magnoliophyta) of flowering plants having seeds produced within a closed pod or ovary, including monocotyledons and dicotyledons
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The period during which a flower is fully open and functional.
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A bunch of cut flowers
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A drooping, deciduous, scaly spike of unisexual flowers without petals, as on poplars, walnuts, and birches; ament
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The bodice or waist of a dress.
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A cultivated variety of a plant species or hybrid of two species.
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A plant valued for its bloom
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(Obs.) A sunflower or other plant whose flowers turn to face the sun
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The cultivation of a garden.
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Something having two kinds of components that produce the same or similar results, such as a vehicle powered by both an electric motor and an internal combustion engine as sources of power for the drivetrain.
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(Nautical) An iron fitting by which a lower yard is secured to a mast.
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(Of an aperture, lens, or door) To open or close in the manner of an iris.
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To decorate a piece of clothing or fabric by adding holes or by scalloping the fringe.
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(Poetic) To perfume, as with roses.
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(Chem.) The matter remaining at the end of a process, as after evaporation, combustion, or filtration; residual product
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Something that is worst.
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To draw back; turn away; cower, as from fear
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(Intransitive) To become wrinkled.
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To have its edges become joined together
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To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal line or plane; as, a line or cable supported by its ends sags, though tightly drawn; the floor of a room sags; hence, to lean, give way, or settle from a vertical position; as, a building may sag one way or another; a door sags on its hinges.
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(Intransitive) To lose all enthusiasm or happiness.
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To become less distinct; lose color, brilliance, etc.
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A period of success or achievement
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A rush of strong feeling:
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(--- R.C.Ch.) A part of the Divine Office orig. assigned to the first hour of daylight (in the Liturgy of the Hours, both Lauds and Prime have been replaced by Morning Prayer)
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Something that is best
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An option; a decision; an opportunity to choose or select something.
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(Medicine) A viscous aqueous oil/fat emulsion with a medicament added, used to apply that medicament to the skin. (compare with ointment)
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The superlative or most preferable part of something
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A size of type on a typewriter, equal to 12 characters per linear inch.
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A choice; ability to choose.
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Something offered or given to the winner of a contest
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(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
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Aristocracy is defined as a ruling class made up of people with royal blood, or is a government of collected people who are thought to be exceptional in some way, and therefore the most qualified to rule.
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Descent from nobility
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Persons of high social standing considered as a group.
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High station or rank in society, esp. when accompanied by a title
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(Emergency medicine, countable) The third step in OPQRST where the responder investigates what the NOI/MOI feels like.
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A group of people broadly distinguished from other groups by mutual interests, participation in characteristic relationships, shared institutions, and a common culture:
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Those people at the top of a social hierarchy
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Alternative form of who's who.
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To become covered with a powdery deposit.
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To grow well or luxuriantly; thrive:
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Advantage
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(Mil.) A shot that hits or explodes beyond the target
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(Obsolete) To enrich.
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Thrive means to grow strong and healthy.
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The time of greatest health, vigor, success, prosperity, etc.; prime
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A European rose (Rosa eglanteria) with hooked spines, sweet-scented leaves, and usually pink flowers; sweetbrier: naturalized in W U.S.
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Any of the genus Clethra of flowering shrubs or small trees bearing flowers in clusters.
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The cherry-like fruit of such plants, certain of which are edible.
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Any of several reduced floating aquatic plants in the family Lemnaceae.
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Any of several shrubs, of the genus Forsythia, native to Asia and Eastern Europe, that are cultivated for their yellow flowers, which bloom in early spring.
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Lycopodium clavatum and Lycopodiella alopecuroides, foxtail clubmosses.
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(Botany) Various species of the genus Erica.
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The act of enjoying or experiencing luxury.
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Any of several perennial plants, of the genus Leonurus, used in traditional medicine to help with childbirth or treat uterine disorders. [from 13th c.]
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A taxonomic genus within the family Oxalidaceae "” including most of the wood sorrels.
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Any of numerous plants of the genus Ranunculus, having yellow or white usually five-petaled flowers, and including the buttercups and the crowfoots.
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The fruit of this shrub.
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Alternative form of spirea.
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Any of many Australian plants of the genus Xerochrysum, especially Xerochrysum bracteatum, having deep yellow flowers than can be readily dried.
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Any plant of the genus Helianthus, so called probably from the form and color of its floral head, having the form of a large disk surrounded by yellow ray flowers
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Any of a genus (Trillium) of perennial plants of the lily family, having an erect stem that bears a whorl of three leaves and a single flower with three green sepals and three petals that change color as they mature
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Any of several similar plants, such as the lemon verbena.
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(UK) The green woodpecker, Picus viridis.
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To become open
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Fruit is defined as the positive result of something done.
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Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
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Find another word for flower. In this page you can discover 179 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for flower, like: floret, bud, blossom, efflorescence, pompon, edelweiss, inflorescence, floriferous, bulb, glomerule and chrysanthemum.