Associations to the word «Bloom»
BLOOM, noun. A blossom; the flower of a plant; an expanded bud.
BLOOM, noun. Flowers, collectively.
BLOOM, noun. (uncountable) The opening of flowers in general; the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open.
BLOOM, noun. A state or time of beauty, freshness, and vigor/vigour; an opening to higher perfection, analogous to that of buds into blossoms.
BLOOM, noun. The delicate, powdery coating upon certain growing or newly-gathered fruits or leaves, as on grapes, plums, etc.
BLOOM, noun. Anything giving an appearance of attractive freshness.
BLOOM, noun. The clouded appearance which varnish sometimes takes upon the surface of a picture.
BLOOM, noun. A yellowish deposit or powdery coating which appears on well-tanned leather.
BLOOM, noun. (mineralogy) A popular term for a bright-hued variety of some minerals.
BLOOM, noun. A white area of cocoa butter that forms on the surface of chocolate when warmed and cooled.
BLOOM, verb. (transitive) To cause to blossom; to make flourish.
BLOOM, verb. (transitive) To bestow a bloom upon; to make blooming or radiant.
BLOOM, verb. (intransitive) Of a plant, to produce blooms; to open its blooms.
BLOOM, verb. (intransitive) (figuratively) Of a person, business, etc, to flourish; to be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigour; to show beauty and freshness.
BLOOM, noun. The spongy mass of metal formed in a furnace by the smelting process.
BLOOM, proper noun. A surname.
BLOOM FILTER, noun. (comptheory) A space-efficient probabilistic data structure that is used to test whether an element is a member of a set. False positive matches are possible, but false negatives are not.
BLOOM FILTERS, noun. Plural of Bloom filter
BLOOM SYNDROME, noun. (singulare tantum) A particular genetic disease; its most apparent symptom is stunted growth.
BLOOM TEA, noun. Synonym of hyson skin.
BLOOM, noun. The organic process of bearing flowers; "you will stop all bloom if you let the flowers go to seed".
BLOOM, noun. Reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts.
BLOOM, noun. The best time of youth.
BLOOM, noun. A rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health.
BLOOM, noun. The period of greatest prosperity or productivity.
BLOOM, noun. A powdery deposit on a surface.
BLOOM, verb. Produce or yield flowers; "The cherry tree bloomed".
Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.