bloom noun

ADJ. beautiful, exquisite, perfect a tree with exquisite blooms | fragrant | exotic

VERB + BLOOM bear, have, produce | burst into, come into The spring flowers have come into bloom.

BLOOM + VERB appear The small white blooms appear in May. | fade The blooms have started to fade now.

PREP. in ~ banks of rhododendrons in bloom

PHRASES in full bloom The roses are now in full bloom.