bloom
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bloom(
blum
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to blossom)
a. florecer
Next year we're going to the capital to see the Japanese cherry trees bloom.El año que viene vamos a la capital para ver florecer los cerezos japoneses.
The cherry trees bloomed and filled the park with beauty.Los cerezos florecieron y llenaron el parque de hermosura.
b. abrirse
Although spring has arrived, most flowers have not bloomed yet.Aunque llegó la primavera, la mayoría de las flores aún no se han abierto.
2. (to burgeon)
a. florecer
Her talent as an actress bloomed late in life.Su talento como actriz floreció tarde en la vida.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (botany)
a. la flor
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(flower)
The garden is full of blooms.El jardín está lleno de flores.
b. la floración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(flowering period)
The roses are in full bloom.La rosas están en plena floración.
4. (deposit on fruits and leaves)
a. el vello
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The rose leaves have developed some bloom.Las hojas del rosal han desarrollado algo de vello.
b. la pelusa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The bloom on lemons is resistant to fumigation.La pelusa en los limones es resistente a la fumigación.
5. (rosy complexion)
a. el rubor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Elena says that Mauro is the one who puts the bloom in her cheeks.Elena dice que Mauro es quien le pone el rubor en las mejillas.
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bloom
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la flor
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
in (full) bloomen flor, florecido(a)
in the bloom of youthen la flor de la edad
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (garden, flower, talent)
a. florecer
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to bloom with healthestar rebosante de salud
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bloom [bluːm]
noun
1 (flower) flor (f); (on fruit) vello (m); pelusa (f)
in bloom en flor; in full bloom en plena floración; in the full bloom of youth en la flor de la juventud; to come into bloom florecer
2 (on complexion) rubor (m)
intransitive verb
[+flower] abrirse; [+tree] florecer; [+economy, industry] prosperar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "bloom"
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flowers bloom
las flores florecen
live life in full bloom
vive la vida en plena floración
in bloom
en flor
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