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bloom

verb [I] uk   /bluːm/ us  

bloom verb [I] (PRODUCE FLOWERS)

When a flower blooms, it opens or is open, and when a plant or tree blooms it produces flowers: These flowers will bloom all through the summer.

bloom verb [I] (DEVELOP)

to grow or develop successfully: Rimbaud's poetic genius bloomed early.

bloom

noun uk   /bluːm/ us  

bloom noun (FLOWER)

[C] a flower on a plantbe in bloom to be producing flowers: The apple trees are in full bloom (= completely covered in flowers).come into bloom to start to produce flowers: The roses are just coming into bloom.

bloom noun (GOOD HEALTH)

[S or U] literary health, energy, and good looks: He was 19, in the full bloom of youth.
Translations of “bloom”
in Korean 꽃을 피우다…
in Arabic يَتَفَتَّح…
in French fleur, floraison…
in Turkish tomurcuk, çiçek…
in Italian fiorire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開花, 綻放…
in Russian цветок…
in Polish kwiat…
in Spanish flor, floración, en flor…
in Portuguese florescer…
in German die Blume, die Blüte…
in Catalan florir…
in Japanese 開花する, 花が咲く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 开花, 绽放…
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