noun, plural po·sies.
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Origin of posy
Example sentences from the Web for posy
The Queen was presented with posies of flowers by children as she left the chapel.Sophie Dazzles in Electric Blue at Royal's Easter Service|Tom Sykes|March 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Some of these posies and inscriptions are very appropriate and tender; others are quaint and whimsical.
In the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries posies were generally placed outside the ring.
The girls carried their "posies," as they called them, in their neatly folded pocket-handkerchiefs.O. T.|Hans Christian Andersen
But you have no idea how they brightened up, and how glad they looked when they took the posies.
I did find some posies, all yellow and round and—posies runned away, too.The Sun Maid|Evelyn Raymond