blooming
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈbluː.mɪŋ/; sense 3 also IPA: /ˈblʊ.mɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of bloom#English|bloom
Adjective

blooming

  1. Opening in blossoms; flowering.
  2. Thriving in health, beauty, and vigor, vigour; indicating the freshness and beauties of youth or health.
  3. (British, dated) bloody; bleeding; extremely.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: en fleur
  • Portuguese: florescência
  • Russian: цвету́щий
  • Spanish: floreciente
Translations Translations Adverb

blooming

  1. (British, euphemistic, often followed by well) Bloody; bleeding; extremely.
    My train's late again. Blooming typical.
Noun

blooming

  1. The act by which something blooms.
  2. (metallurgy) The process of making blooms from the ore or from cast iron.
  3. (photography) A phenomenon where excessive light causes bright patches in a picture.
Related terms Translations
  • French: fleurissement
  • Russian: обжи́мный стан
  • Spanish: plancheado



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