bloom englannista suomeksi
olla kukassa, kukkia
- the rich blooms and enamelled vegetation of the tropics
The opening of flowers in general; the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open.
(RQ:Hawthorne The Scarlet Lette)
- every successive mother had transmitted to her child a fainter bloom, a more delicate and briefer beauty.
Rosy colour; the flush or glow on a person's cheek.
2010, Donna Pliner Rodnitzky, ''Low-Carb Smoothies''
- The bloom on blueberries is the dusty powder that protects them from the Sun; it does not rinse off.
Anything giving an appearance of attractive freshness.
(RQ:Thackeray Vanity Fair)
The clouded appearance which varnish sometimes takes upon the surface of a picture.
A yellowish deposit or powdery coating which appears on well-tanned leather.
A bright-hued variety of some minerals.
- Charitable affection bloomed them.
Of a plant, to produce blooms; to open its blooms.
Of a person, business, etc, to flourish; to be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigour; to show beauty and freshness.
a. 1788, (w), ''A Tale''
- A better country blooms to view, / Beneath a brighter sky.
To bring out the flavor of a spice by cooking it in oil.
1957, H.R. Schubert, ''History of the British Iron and Steel Industry'', p. 26:
- These metallic bodies gradually increasing in volume finally conglomerate into a larger mass, the bloom, which is extracted from the furnace with tongs.