any of several bugs of the family Anthocoridae that live on flowers and are predaceous on aphids and other small insects.
any of a number of bugs of the family Cimicidae, related to the debris bugs but frequenting flowers and feeding on the small insects found there
noun 1. (especially in the 1960s) a young person, especially a hippie, rejecting conventional society and advocating love, peace, and simple, idealistic values. noun phrase A member of the hippie movement or counterculture, who typically advocated love, peace, and nonviolence: a caricature of a London flower child who is about as interesting as a boiled […]
- Flower cluster
flower cluster See inflorescence.
[flou-er-duh-loos] /ˈflaʊ ər dəˈlus/ noun 1. the iris flower or plant. /ˈflaʊədəˈluːs/ noun (pl) flowers-de-luce 1. an archaic name for iris (sense 2), lily (sense 1)
[flou-erd] /ˈflaʊ ərd/ adjective 1. having . 2. decorated with or a pattern: a flowered dress. [flou-er] /ˈflaʊ ər/ noun 1. the blossom of a plant. 2. Botany. 3. a plant, considered with reference to its blossom or cultivated for its floral beauty. 4. state of efflorescence or bloom: Peonies were in flower. 5. an […]