blossoming

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

blossoming

  1. Present participle of blossom.

NounEdit

blossoming (plural blossomings)

  1. The act or process by which something blossoms.
    • 2009 March 8, Pico Iyer, “Crimes of Innocence”, New York Times:
      “The Vagrants” begins on March 21, 1979 — the spring equinox — which is this careful writer’s way of telling us that a long winter of privation and darkness may be giving way, at last, to the blossomings of spring.
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