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English definition of “blooming”

blooming

adjective [before noun], adverb uk   /ˈbluː.mɪŋ/ mainly UK old-fashioned informal us  
used to emphasize a noun, adverb, or adjective, or to express anger: It's a blooming disgrace! I'm not going to bloomin' well apologize to him!Expressions of anger

blooming

adjective uk   /ˈbluː.mɪŋ/ us  
A person who is blooming has a healthy, energetic, and attractive appearance: Jo looked really well, positively blooming.AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegantFit and healthy
(Definition of blooming from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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