Etymology
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nosegay (n.)

"bunch of flowers used to delight the sense of smell," late 15c., from nose (n.) + gay in an obsolete noun sense of "gay or bright thing."

updated on July 10, 2019

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Definitions of nosegay from WordNet

nosegay (n.)
an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present;
Synonyms: bouquet / corsage / posy
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.