[ leyt-bloo-ming ]
/ ˈleɪtˈblu mɪŋ /


of or characteristic of a late bloomer: late-blooming brilliance.
late in coming about or showing full development: the country's late-blooming interest in soccer.

Origin of late-blooming

First recorded in 1965–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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