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Antonyms for bloom
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This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term bloom.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blooming, bloom(noun)

    the organic process of bearing flowers

    "you will stop all bloom if you let the flowers go to seed"

    Synonyms:
    prime, peak, blush, efflorescence, bloom of youth, rosiness, blossom, flower, heyday, blooming, salad days, flush

  2. flower, bloom, blossom(noun)

    reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts

    Synonyms:
    prime, peak, blush, efflorescence, salad days, blossom, rosiness, flower, heyday, blooming, bloom of youth, flush

  3. bloom, bloom of youth, salad days(noun)

    the best time of youth

    Synonyms:
    prime, peak, blush, efflorescence, bloom of youth, rosiness, blossom, flower, heyday, blooming, salad days, flush

  4. bloom, blush, flush, rosiness(noun)

    a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health

    Synonyms:
    outpouring, ruddiness, rush, bang, blooming, rose, thrill, kick, bloom of youth, blush, charge, blossom, gush, heyday, prime, hot flash, flower, efflorescence, peak, rosiness, flush, boot, salad days

  5. flower, prime, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence, flush(noun)

    the period of greatest prosperity or productivity

    Synonyms:
    skin rash, charge, anthesis, heyday, outpouring, efflorescence, blossom, rash, crown, visor, crest, florescence, inflorescence, peak, kick, elevation, point, flowering, vizor, prime, meridian, blossoming, bloom of youth, apex, hot flash, boot, eyeshade, bill, prime of life, thrill, extremum, rosiness, blooming, salad days, rush, blush, acme, gush, roseola, pinnacle, flower, flush, prime quantity, top, superlative, bang, tiptop, vertex, summit, tip, height

  6. efflorescence, bloom(verb)

    a powdery deposit on a surface

    Synonyms:
    skin rash, blooming, roseola, bloom of youth, blush, blossom, rash, heyday, flowering, efflorescence, flower, florescence, blossoming, prime, peak, rosiness, anthesis, flush, inflorescence, salad days

  7. bloom, blossom, flower(verb)

    produce or yield flowers

    "The cherry tree bloomed"

    Synonyms:
    blossom, flower, unfold, blossom forth, blossom out

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bloom

    Antonyms:
    decay, decadence, coarseness, blight, blast, harshness, roughness, toughness, superannuation, cadaverousness, ghastliness

    Synonyms:
    blossom, bud, flower, sprout, germinate, beauty, freshness, delicacy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bloom(n)

    Synonyms:
    blossom, blow, prime, vigor, heyday, flush, fuzz, down

How to use bloom in a sentence?

  1. Oscar Wilde, The Ballad of Reading Gaol:

    Vile deeds like poison weeds bloom well in prison air, it is only what is good in man, that wastes and withers there.

  2. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Roses do not bloom the same time as daisies.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Like a flower, be soft, loving, kind, and beautiful, but never lose the courage to bloom.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Happiness will bloom with fragrance and beauty if you plant the seeds of love with a deep driving desire in the garden of hope and nurture with tenderness, compassion, and care; if you are always eager to share.

  5. Somadeva:

    The empty beds of rivers fill again; Trees leafless now renew their vernal bloom; Returning moons their lustrous phase resume; But man a second youth expects in vain.*

How to pronounce bloom?

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How to say bloom in sign language?

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#27794blight
#33513roughness
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