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English definition of “bouquet”

bouquet

noun uk   /bʊˈkeɪ/ /bəʊ-/ us    /boʊ-/

bouquet noun (FLOWERS)

[C] a group of flowers that have been fastened together and attractively arranged so that they can be given as a present or carried on formal occasions: a bouquet of flowers Chris sent me a lovely bouquet when I was sick.

bouquet noun (SMELL)

[C or U] specialized food & drink the characteristic smell of a wine or liqueur: This wine has a rich, oaky bouquet.
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