flowering
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flowering(
flau
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (in bloom)
a. floreciente
These flowering shrubs produce beautiful blossoms in the spring.Estos arbustos florecientes producen flores hermosas en primavera.
b. en flor
There were flowering plants growing along the side of the path.Había plantas en flor creciendo a lo largo del sendero.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (act of blooming)
a. 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).
The flowering of the orange trees fills the city of Seville with the most incredible smell.La floración de los naranjales llena la ciudad de Sevilla del olor más increíble.
b. el florecimiento
(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 flowering of the daisies came earlier this year.El florecimiento de las margaritas se adelantó este año.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(success)
a. el florecimiento
(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).
Political stability in the empire allowed for a flowering of culture, such as theater and music.La estabilidad del imperio permitió el florecimiento de la cultura, como el teatro y la música.
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flowering [ˈflaʊərɪŋ]
adjective
floreciente; en flor
noun
floración (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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