OTHER WORDS FOR flourish
Origin of flourish
synonym study for flourish
OTHER WORDS FROM flourishflour·ish·er, nounoutflourish, verb (used with object)
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How to use flourish in a sentence
Tatel’s writing is sparse and not prone to rhetorical flourishes.
We will not even speak of lattices and other decorative flourishes.America forgot how to make proper pie. Can we remember before it’s too late?|Megan McArdle|July 1, 2021|Washington Post
The Switch does not lack visual innovation or artistic flourishes necessary to create inarguably beautiful games whose visuals fully justify playing them on a really big-screen TV.Best Nintendo Switch games for graphics: The titles that justify jumping to the big screen|Billy Cadden|June 20, 2021|Popular-Science
In fact it was just those flourishes — seen as revolutionary at the time — that reportedly turned off old-school members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ documentary branch.Actors in documentaries used to be taboo. Now they’re the stars.|Ann Hornaday|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
Roasted red peppers and an orange shellfish emulsion lend color to the classic, which is staged in a blue bowl for even more flourish.Glover Park Grill woos its neighborhood with all-American cooking|Tom Sietsema|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
More: He derives genuine pleasure from watching something he created flourish.
Her father gazes back at her happily, tips his hat, and bows with a flourish.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He has a lean, crackling energy about him, a sense of dramatic flourish, a resonant voice that is not unaware of its own music.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This fact was revealed with a flourish during a Life Lesson on the importance of discretion, which is a story for another day.
Jazz festivals flourish by tapping into this allure of jazz—but increasingly fill their stages with artists from other genres.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love|Ted Gioia|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In such conditions many kinds which do not flourish very freely in the open garden, grow into handsome specimens.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
He bowed, with a flourish of his plumed hat, and would with that have taken his departure but that the Seneschal stayed him.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Virginia leaf still continues to flourish, and to-day it is the great agricultural product of the State.
That is, the number of them cut short, and reduced to few, shall flourish in abundance of justice.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Socialism, like every other impassioned human effort, will flourish best under martyrdom.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
British Dictionary definitions for flourish
- the state of flourishing
- the state of flowering