verb (used without object)
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These sesame blossoms are inspired by that classic, as well as Syrian barazek, which you can find in many Middle Eastern bakeries, especially ones specializing in western Mediterranean cuisine.Tahini stands in for peanut butter in these nostalgic sesame blossoms|Kathryn Pauline|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
The right mix can help a cactus blossom, a peperomia propagate, or philodendron grow long enough to vine up a trellis.Indoor potting mixes for a thriving houseplant jungle|PopSci Commerce Team|September 24, 2020|Popular Science
Within two or three weeks, the stalks swell into a multitude of meadow-grasses and blossoms as tall as my waist, fragrant and enveloping.What the Meadow Teaches Us - Issue 90: Something Green|Andreas Weber|September 16, 2020|Nautilus
Usually, when the moth smells the unaltered floral fragrance, it flies upwind and uses its long, skinny mouthparts to probe the tube the way that it would a blossom.This moth may outsmart smog by learning to like pollution-altered aromas|Carmen Drahl|September 11, 2020|Science News
Drones that blow pollen-laden bubbles onto blossoms could someday help farmers pollinate their crops.Bubble-blowing drones may one day aid artificial pollination|Maria Temming|June 22, 2020|Science News
Mayim Bialik and the cast of Blossom Charming family moment, or the beginning of a “Very Special Episode” of Blossom?The Most WTF Covers of ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside,’ Everyone’s Favorite Date-Rape Holiday Classic|Kevin Fallon|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My finger burned when it touched the blossom of lead embedded in the ceramic armor.
What Newman brought to the screen, what allowed him to blossom, was his ability to make Hud and Harper and Fast Eddie so familiar.
An orange blossom of flame exploded on our screens as a new reality dawned.
Sinatra left for Tokyo in April 1962, perfect for cherry-blossom time.
When they shall rush in unto Jacob, Israel shall blossom and bud, and they shall fill the face of the world with seed.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Her head, set off by her dainty white gown, suggested a rich, rare blossom.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
It will not long pause anywhere, and it easily leaves each blossom for a better.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
He had lost the dream that Tony but tended a blossom, the fruit of which would come sweetly to his plucking afterwards.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
The leaf is small and light green, and it is quite (p. 384) a showy plant when in blossom.