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blooming (adj.)

late 14c., "that is in flower, flourishing," present-participle adjective from bloom (v.). Meaning "full-blown" (often a euphemism for bloody) is attested from 1882.

updated on June 12, 2017

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Definitions of blooming from WordNet
1
blooming (n.)
the organic process of bearing flowers;
Synonyms: bloom
2
blooming (adj.)
informal intensifiers;
Synonyms: bally / blinking / bloody / crashing / flaming / fucking
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