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Synonyms for wallflower

any of numerous plants of the genus Erysimum having fragrant yellow or orange or brownish flowers

perennial of southern Europe having clusters of fragrant flowers of all colors especially yellow and orange

remains on sidelines at social event

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As another of the late-Victorian women poets who "used middle-class norms to enter into literary life so that issues of race, class and sexual politics--issues that were central to their poetics--could be brought into public light," Amy Levy questions ballroom practices in her short poem "A Wall Flower" (1889).
Junior Preliminary: 1 Natasha Campbell (Starly), 2 Bethany Clarke (Wall Flower), 3 Olivia Broadly (Soda), 4 Lilith Hurst (Tonic), 5 Rania Al Rahoodi (Nafa), 6 Gabriella Denlew (Breeze).
HANDY GIFT: Ensure your mum protects her hands in the garden with these Ethel gloves or maybe a Nether Wall flower press is more for her
FRIENDS The Perks of Being a Wall Flower. From left, Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller and Emma Watson
According to Keller, “Women are tired of being just a face in the crowd or being the wall flower at work and home.
Having played his part in West Brom'stunning victory against Cesc Fabregas' Arsenal at the Emirates only last month, Dorrans is proving to be no wall flower in this league of A-listers.
9) Wall Flower its bright flowers, that come into bloom late in the season, make it another favourite for butterfly conservationists.
DURING THE PARTY Don't be a wall flower Remember that most people secretly suspect other people are having a better time at a party than they are.
Floral jackets You won't be a wall flower with this spring look.
BLOSSOMING YOUTH: Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller and Emma Watson jump for joy in a scene from The Perks Of Being A Wall Flower