abloom


abloom
/əˈblum/ (say uh'bloohm)

adjective
1. in blossom: a garden abloom in spring.
adverb
2. into blossom: a heath set abloom by rain.
{a-1 + bloom1}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Abloom — A*bloom , adv. [Pref. a + bloom.] In or into bloom; in a blooming state. Masson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abloom — [ə blo͞om′] adj. [ A 1 + BLOOM1] in bloom; in flower …   English World dictionary

  • abloom — adjective Date: 1853 abounding with blooms ; blooming < parks abloom with roses > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abloom — /euh bloohm /, adv., adj. in bloom; blossoming; flowering. [1850 55; A 1 + BLOOM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • abloom — adverb (postpositive) In or into bloom; in a blooming state …   Wiktionary

  • abloom — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. blossoming; in blossom or flower. See prosperity. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. flowering, in flower, blooming …   English dictionary for students

  • abloom — a·bloom || É™ bluːm adj. in bloom, flowering, blossoming …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abloom — adjective in bloom …   English new terms dictionary

  • abloom — a•bloom [[t]əˈblum[/t]] adj. bot in bloom; blossoming; flowering • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • abloom — predic.adj. blooming; in flower …   Useful english dictionary