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Flower (IPA: /ˈfɫaʊɝ/)


Flower (n.)

In the popular sense, the bloom or blossom of a plant; the showy portion, usually of a different color, shape, and texture from the foliage.

Flower (n.)

That part of a plant destined to produce seed, and hence including one or both of the sexual organs; an organ or combination of the organs of reproduction, whether inclosed by a circle of foliar parts or not. A complete flower consists of two essential parts, the stamens and the pistil, and two floral envelopes, the corolla and callyx. In mosses the flowers consist of a few special leaves surrounding or subtending organs called archegonia. See Blossom, and Corolla.

Flower (n.)

The fairest, freshest, and choicest part of anything; as, the flower of an army, or of a family; the state or time of freshness and bloom; as, the flower of life, that is, youth.

Flower (n.)

Grain pulverized; meal; flour.

Flower (n.)

A substance in the form of a powder, especially when condensed from sublimation; as, the flowers of sulphur.

Flower (n.)

A figure of speech; an ornament of style.

Flower (n.)

Ornamental type used chiefly for borders around pages, cards, etc.

Flower (n.)

Menstrual discharges.

Flower (v. i.)

To blossom; to bloom; to expand the petals, as a plant; to produce flowers; as, this plant flowers in June.

Flower (v. i.)

To come into the finest or fairest condition.

Flower (v. i.)

To froth; to ferment gently, as new beer.

Flower (v. i.)

To come off as flowers by sublimation.

Flower (v. t.)

To embellish with flowers; to adorn with imitated flowers; as, flowered silk.

Flower

Structure found in some plants (division Magnoliophyta / angiosperms) to support reproduction

Flower

Painting by Wu Junsheng

Flower

Heraldic figure

Flower

Single by L'Arc-en-Ciel

Flower

Kumi Koda's 17th domestic single

Flower Synonyms

Bloom, Blossom

Flower Synonyms

Bloom, Peak, Heyday, Blossom, Flus, Prime, Efflorescence

Flower Synonyms

Bloom, Blossom

Flower Rhymes


Auer, Bauer, Baur, Bougher, Bower, Brauer, Brougher, Brower, Clower, Cower, Dauer, Dour, Flour, Flower, Gauer, Glower, Gower, Grauer, Hauer, Hour, How're, Hower, Kauer, Klauer, Knauer, Lauer, Mauer, Nauer, Our, Plower, Power, Rauer, Sauer, Schauer, Scour, Shower, Sour, Tauer, Tower, Trower, Vower

Devour, Empower

Mph, Overpower, Superpower, Underpower

Flower (Last Name / Surname)

Flower is the #8,828 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 3,711 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Flower in Spanish is Flor

Tagalog Translation

Flower in Tagalog is Bulaklak

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A culture is in its finest flower before it begins to analyze itself." - Alfred North Whitehead

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A flash of harmless lightning, A mist of rainbow dyes, The burnished sunbeams brightening From flower to flower he flies." - Hummingbirds

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A simple maiden in her flower Is worth a hundred coats-of-arms." - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ah! well away! Seasons flower and fade." - Seasons

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And 't is my faith, that every flower Enjoys the air it breathes." - Air


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