flowering

  • 1 Flowering — Flow er*ing, a. (Bot.) Having conspicuous flowers; used as an epithet with many names of plants; as, flowering ash; flowering dogwood; flowering almond, etc. [1913 Webster] {Flowering fern}, a genus of showy ferns ({Osmunda}), with conspicuous… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 flowering — flowering; non·flowering; …

    English syllables

  • 3 Flowering — Flow er*ing, n. 1. The act of blossoming, or the season when plants blossom; florification. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of adorning with flowers. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 flowering — index fertile, fruition, growth (evolution) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 flowering — [flou′ər iŋ] adj. 1. having flowers; in bloom 2. bearing showy or profuse flowers …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 flowering — [[t]fla͟ʊərɪŋ[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: usu N of n The flowering of something such as an idea or artistic style is the development of its popularity and success. He may be happy with the flowering of new thinking, but he has yet to contribute much to it …

    English dictionary

  • 7 flowering — I UK [ˈflaʊərɪŋ] / US [ˈflaʊrɪŋ] noun [countable] Word forms flowering : singular flowering plural flowerings the time when something becomes successful and completely developed the flowering of modern democracy II UK [ˈflaʊərɪŋ] / US [ˈflaʊrɪŋ]… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 flowering — flow|er|ing1 [ flaurıŋ ] adjective only before noun a flowering plant produces flowers flowering flow|er|ing 2 [ flaurıŋ ] noun count the time when something becomes successful and completely developed: the flowering of modern democracy …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 Flowering — Flower Flow er (flou [ e]r), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flowered} (flou [ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flowering}.] [From the noun. Cf. {Flourish}.] 1. To blossom; to bloom; to expand the petals, as a plant; to produce flowers; as, this plant flowers in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 flowering — 1. noun a) The action of the verb to flower. b) Blooming 2. adjective a) (used only before the noun) Of a plant, that produces flowers. Azaleas are flowering plants. b) Having flowers that are opening …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 flowering — flow|er|ing [ˈflauərıŋ] n the flowering of sth formal when something develops in a very successful way ▪ The nineteenth century saw a flowering of science and technology …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 flowering — adj. Flowering is used with these nouns: ↑branch, ↑plant, ↑shoot, ↑shrub, ↑stem …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 flowering — noun the flowering of a successful period in the development of something …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 flowering — žydėjimas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Gaubtasėklių augalų vystymosi fazė, per kurią jie dauginasi lytiškai (subrendus žiedadulkėms, išsiskleidžia žiedai). atitikmenys: angl. blossom; florescence; flowering vok. Blühen,… …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 15 flowering — žydėjimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalų gyvenimo tarpsnis nuo žiedų skleidimosi iki jų džiūvimo. atitikmenys: angl. flowering rus. цветение …

    Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • 16 flowering — /flow euhr ing/, adj. bearing flowers. [1250 1300; ME; see FLOWER, ING2] * * * …

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  • 17 flowering — Synonyms and related words: accomplishment, advance, advancement, amplification, anthesis, balmy, bloom, blooming, bloomy, blossom, blossoming, blow, blowing, booming, budding, burgeoning, clear, crescent, developed, development, developmental… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 flowering — flow·er·ing || flaÊŠÉ™rɪŋ n. producing of flowers, blooming, blossoming adj. blooming, blossoming, sprouting, producing flowers flow·er || flaÊŠÉ™(r) n. plant blossom, bloom; sprouting; prime, climax; best part of something; state of being… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 flowering — adjective (of a plant) produce flowers. → flower …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 flowering — /ˈflaʊərɪŋ/ (say flowuhring) adjective bearing flowers …

    Australian English dictionary


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