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flo·rist

 (flôr′ĭst, flŏr′-)
n.
One in the business of raising or selling flowers and ornamental plants.

[Latin flōs, flōr-, flower; see bhel- in Indo-European roots + -ist.]

flo′rist·ry n.

florist

(ˈflɒrɪst)
n
(Agriculture) a person who grows or deals in flowers

flo•rist

(ˈflɔr ɪst, ˈfloʊr-, ˈflɒr-)

n.
a retailer or grower of flowers and ornamental plants.
[< Latin flōs flower]
flo′rist•ry, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.florist - someone who grows and deals in flowersflorist - someone who grows and deals in flowers; "the florist made up an attractive bouquet"
market keeper, shopkeeper, storekeeper, tradesman - a merchant who owns or manages a shop
2.florist - a shop where flowers and ornamental plants are soldflorist - a shop where flowers and ornamental plants are sold
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
Translations
بائِع أزْهاربَائِعٌ الزُّهور
květinář
blomsterhandler
floristo
kukkakauppias
cvjećar
virágárus
blómasali
花屋
꽃장수
gėlininkas
puķkopispuķu pārdevējs
kvetinár
cvetličar
blomsterhandlare
ร้านดอกไม้
người bán hoa

florist

[ˈflɒrɪst] Nflorista mf
florist's (shop)floristería f, tienda f de flores

florist

[ˈflɒrɪst] n
(= person) → fleuriste mf
(= shop) → magasin m de fleurs

florist

nBlumenhändler(in) m(f), → Florist(in) m(f); florist’s (shop)Blumengeschäft nt

florist

[ˈflɒrɪst] nfioraio/a
at the florist's (shop) → dal fioraio

florist

(ˈflorist) noun
a person who (grows and) sells flowers.

florist

بَائِعٌ الزُّهور květinář blomsterhandler Blumenhändler ανθοπώλης florista kukkakauppias fleuriste cvjećar fioraio 花屋 꽃장수 bloemist blomsterhandler kwiaciarz florista торговец цветами blomsterhandlare ร้านดอกไม้ çiçekçi người bán hoa 花商
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In a sudden revulsion of mood, and almost without knowing what he did, he signed to the florist to lay the roses in another long box, and slipped his card into a second envelope, on which he wrote the name of the Countess Olenska; then, just as he was turning away, he drew the card out again, and left the empty envelope on the box.
It might perhaps be interesting to explain to the gentle reader the beautiful chain of theories which go to prove that the tulip borrows its colors from the elements; perhaps we should give him pleasure if we were to maintain and establish that nothing is impossible for a florist who avails himself with judgment and discretion and patience of the sun's heat; the clear water, the juices of the earth, and the cool breezes.
Some fanciers caught at the idea without believing it practicable, but such is the power of imagination among florists, that although considering the undertaking as certain to fail, all their thoughts were engrossed by that great black tulip, which was looked upon to be as chimerical as the black swan of Horace or the white raven of French tradition.
Carey's death Emma had ordered from the florist masses of white flowers for the room in which the dead woman lay.
What would a florist say to whole tracts, so thickly covered by the Verbena melindres, as, even at a distance, to appear of the most gaudy scarlet?
He took advantage of all that had been learned by the florists and cattle-breeders.
com)-- Cary Florist and its sister company, North Raleigh Florist, will be adding an online wholesale department section, where customers can order wholesale stem flowers without any of the additional frills.
Then, because there's no direct line of communication from florist to customer, florists can't say so if they're out of red roses or baby's breath.
Vicky, 28, will compete in the florist of the year category, while Charlotte, 22, is set to compete for the young florist of the year gong.
And the work of a young Welsh florist is set to be showcased alongside the gardening world's finest at this year's Royal Horitcultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show next month.
A MEDIEVAL restaurant is teaming up with a renowned local florist to host an indulgent ladies lunch.
With Vase Expressions, customers can personalize their floral arrangement vase by providing a digital photo of their choice to a participating BloomNet Florist.