- a small flower; floret.
Origin of floweret
1350–1400; Middle English, variant of floret
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Examples from the Web for floweret
It is like a floweret which exhales its best perfume at the kiss of the first ray of the sun.A Hero of Our Time
M. Y. Lermontov
Saying which, he flung the expiring ashes of the floweret from his hand.Rookwood
William Harrison Ainsworth
We found a new species of floweret of the genus Silene, but unknown to us.Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2)
Maria R. Audubon
I wonder what's the floweret's name, From which that bud its charm may claim!Japanese Literature
Compare the floweret of the red clover with the sweet pea blossom and describe the resemblance.
- another name for floret
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