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abloom

[uh-bloom] /əˈblum/
adverb, adjective
1.
in bloom; blossoming; flowering.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; a-1 + bloom1
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Examples for abloom
  • The weeds were abloom with tiny purple blossoms and gave forth an overpowering fragrance.
  • There are literally thousands and always something abloom.
  • And in spring and summer you'll find the area abloom with wildflowers that attract lots of butterflies.
British Dictionary definitions for abloom

abloom

/əˈbluːm/
adjective
1.
(postpositive) in flower; blooming
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