may blossom



the blossom of the may tree or hawthorn

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Historical Examples of may blossom

  • Never, in all May-blossom's unmothered life, has there been a night like this.

  • She was a colossal Venus, with a face pink and white as a may-blossom.

    The Black Pearl

    Mrs. Wilson Woodrow

  • There are some quaint superstitions connected with May-day and May-blossom.


    Juliana Horatia Ewing

  • Peter looks admiringly at May-blossom, and, thereby gaining inspiration, finds himself equal to a second attempt at conversation.

  • May-blossom is now "all ears," and Miss Parker, signifying her assent, Peter goes on.