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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Flourishes(0.01074 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Flourishes.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a showy gesture; “she entered with a great flourish”
2: an ornamental embellishment in writing
3: a display of ornamental speech or language
4: the act of waving [syn: brandish]
5: (music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments; “he
entered to a flourish of trumpets”; “her arrival was
greeted with a rousing fanfare” [syn: fanfare, tucket]
v 1: grow stronger; “The economy was booming” [syn: boom, prosper,
thrive, get ahead, expand]
2: gain in wealth [syn: thrive, prosper, fly high]
3: move or swing back and forth; “She waved her gun” [syn: brandish,
English → English (gcide)
Flourish \Flour"ish\, n.; pl. Flourishes.
1. A flourishing condition; prosperity; vigor. [Archaic]
The Roman monarchy, in her highest flourish, never
had the like. --Howell.
2. Decoration; ornament; beauty.
The flourish of his sober youth
Was the pride of naked truth. --Crashaw.
3. Something made or performed in a fanciful, wanton, or
vaunting manner, by way of ostentation, to excite
admiration, etc.; ostentatious embellishment; ambitious
copiousness or amplification; parade of words and figures;
show; as, a flourish of rhetoric or of wit.
He lards with flourishes his long harangue.
4. A fanciful stroke of the pen or graver; a merely
The neat characters and flourishes of a Bible
curiously printed. --Boyle.
5. A fantastic or decorative musical passage; a strain of
triumph or bravado, not forming part of a regular musical
composition; a cal; a fanfare.
A flourish, trumpets! strike alarum, drums! --Shak.
6. The waving of a weapon or other thing; a brandishing; as,
the flourish of a sword.