late-blooming


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Adj.1.late-blooming - of plants that bloom during the autumn
autumnal - of or characteristic of or occurring in autumn; "the autumnal equinox"; "autumnal fruits"
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And if Floyd picks up where he left off at the end of last season, he could position himself well for the kind of fat contract extension other late-blooming edge rushers like Dee Ford and Trey Flowers have collected of late.
She was a late-blooming athlete as well, having been 'coerced' into karate by her mother when she was 6 and despite her being on a losing streak for the next three years.
The late-blooming businesswoman says she is "helping many microentrepreneurs who cook in their homes.
At the end of summer, butterflies will feed on late-blooming asters and sedums and search out sugary liquids secreted by rotting fruit.
Life is like an unbloomed flower A late-blooming flower has strong fragrance and beauty.
It was an impressive display by the late-blooming Braine, who will be a force in this age group for the foreseeable future.
Late-blooming Johanna Konta won the biggest title of her career when she beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-3 in the women's final at the Miami Open on Saturday.
For late-blooming Swiss star Stan Wawrinka, inspiration comes from the words of Irish poet Samuel Beckett tattooed on his left forearm : "Ever tried.
Damascus House is a knockout as a late-blooming bildungsroman, which follows one young woman's desire to return to an innocence she's never known, and to find a sober mind and a genuine faith that she can call her own.
MARLYS WEST is the author of Notes for a Late-Blooming Martyr.
Meanwhile, Dave discovered his late-blooming manhood via experiences as disparate and dangerous as a visit to a remote Mexican prison, where he learned that people everywhere love the Eagles, and a martial arts class that pushed his resolve and his groin to their limit.
Another fancied team eliminated was the late-blooming BCT-Hokbi Fashion, which wound up eighth ahead of 9th and last RJ Tumbador.