The flower of a plant, or the essential organs of reproduction, with their appendages; florescence; bloom; the flowers of a plant, collectively; as, the blossoms and fruit of a tree; an apple tree in blossom.
- A flower or cluster of flowers.
- The condition or time of flowering: peach trees in blossom.
- A period or condition of maximum development. See Synonyms at bloom1.
- To come into flower; bloom.
- To develop; flourish: The child blossomed into a beauty.