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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.
Translations of “bouquet”
in Korean 부케, 꽃다발…
in Arabic باقة…
in French bouquet…
in Turkish çiçek demeti, buket…
in Italian bouquet, mazzo di fiori…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花, 花束…
in Russian букет…
in Polish bukiet…
in Spanish ramo, ramillete, buqué…
in Portuguese ramalhete, buquê…
in German das Bukett, die Blume…
in Catalan ram…
in Japanese 花束, ブーケ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花, 花束…
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