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"bloom" in British English

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bloomverb [I]

uk   /bluːm/  us   /bluːm/

bloomnoun

uk   /bluːm/  us   /bluːm/
(Definition of bloom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bloom" in American English

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bloomverb [I]

 us   /blum/
(of a plant or tree) to produce flowers, or (of a flower) to open or be open: Alta loved watching her flowers bloom in the spring. fig. Their interest suddenly bloomed when they knew they would make money out of the deal.

bloomnoun [C/U]

 us   /blum/
a flower, or the condition of having flowers: [U] Roses in bloom are a beautiful sight.
(Definition of bloom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“bloom” in American English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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