florist


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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.
Carey's death Emma had ordered from the florist masses of white flowers for the room in which the dead woman lay.
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.
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.
Staff at Gerts Florist, based in Honley, are celebrating their shop being accepted by Master Florist, a directory of the UK's very best florists.
BLOOMIN' GREAT: Joe Massie from Huyton is Young Florist of the Year
Kevin Leavelle, 41, has no apparent connection to Palmdale-Lancaster Florist or its owners, but his account didn't jibe with the facts, officials said.
8220;Mother's Day is our busiest floral holiday - even bigger than Valentine's Day,” said Cheryl Denham, owner of Arizona Florist located in Phoenix Arizona.
A FLORIST looks set to have a blossoming career in the industry after securing a national award.
Show your florist photos, fabric samples and colour swatches of the wedding and bridesmaids' dresses - this will help them design a style and shape of bouquet to complement the outfits and to tie in with the rest of your wedding theme.