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Meaning of blooming by Wiktionary Dictionary

blooming


    Verb

    blooming

    1. Present participle of bloom .

    Adjective

    blooming ( comparative more blooming, superlative most blooming )

    1. Opening in blossoms; flowering .
    2. Thriving in health, beauty, and vigor, vigour; indicating the freshness and beauties of youth or health .
    3. ( UK, euphemistic ) bloody ( in its 卑語 senses ) .

    Synonyms

    Adverb

    blooming ( comparative more blooming, superlative most blooming )

    1. ( euphemistic ) Bloody; bleeding; extremely
      My train's late again. Blooming typical .

    Noun

    blooming ( countable and uncountable; plural: bloomings )

    1. The act by which something blooms.
    2. ( metallurgy ) The process of making blooms from the ore or from cast iron .

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Explanation of blooming by Wordnet Dictionary

blooming


    Adjective
    1. informal intensifiers

    Noun
    1. the organic process of bearing flowers



    Definition of blooming by GCIDE Dictionary

    blooming


    1. Bloom, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bloomed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Blooming.]
      1. To produce or yield blossoms; to blossom; to flower or be in flower.

      A flower which once

      In Paradise, fast by the tree of life,

      Began to bloom. Milton.

      2. To be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigor; to show beauty and freshness, as of flowers; to give promise, as by or with flowers.

      A better country blooms to view,
      Beneath a brighter sky. Logan.

    2. Blooming, n. ( Metal. ) The process of making blooms from the ore or from cast iron.

    3. Blooming, a.
      1. Opening in blossoms; flowering.

      2. Thriving in health, beauty, and vigor; indicating the freshness and beauties of youth or health.