flower - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ˈflaʊə(r)/
singularflower
pluralflowers
  1. 1
    the coloured part of a plant from which the plant’s fruit develops. A flower is often made up of many petals
    1. a.
      a flower and its stem that have been removed from a plant
      a bunch/bouquet of flowers:

      He gave me a big bunch of flowers.

  2. 2
    a plant that is grown because its flowers are attractive

    I’m going to plant more flowers in the front garden this year.