What does the word blossom mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To bloom.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A flower; bloom.

Usage examples for blossom

  1. High and low, all crowd to see the beauty of a vast sweep of lovely blossom. – Peeps at Many Lands: Japan by John Finnemore
  2. Old Daniel Mortimer had no such following as had attended the funeral of his mother, and no such peaceful sunshine sleeping on a landscape all blossom and growth. – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow
  3. They sat on the south steps of the Nesbit house watching the spring that was trying to blossom in the pink and golden sunset. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White