nosegay


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cut flowers that have been arranged in a usually small bunch

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an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present

References in classic literature ?
said Mr Willet, disdainfully, 'to go supposing that wintners care for nosegays.
It therefore, in the first place, cheered Van Systens and his nosegay, then the corporation, then followed a cheer for the people; and, at last, and for once with great justice, there was one for the excellent music with which the gentlemen of the town councils generously treated the assemblage at every halt.
Rubelle, whom I had indicated by a slight turn of my head, insolently sniffed at her nosegay and walked away, with great deliberation, towards the house door.
She dropped a brisk curtsey, and walked back along the gallery, humming a little tune, and keeping time to it cheerfully with the nosegay in her hand.
The little interruption caused by the appearance of the nosegay had given a new impulse to my thoughts, and had thus helped, in some degree, to r estore me to myself.
The sheriffs with their great chains and nosegays, other civic gewgaws and monsters, criers, ushers, a great gallery full of people - a large theatrical audience - looked on, as the two-and-thirty and the Judge were solemnly confronted.
From the holiday gaieties of the field--the white gowns, the nosegays, the willow-wands, the whirling movements on the green, the flash of gentle sentiment towards the stranger--to the yellow melancholy of this one-candled spectacle, what a step
From every street and every corner drove carriages filled with clowns, harlequins, dominoes, mummers, pantomimists, Transteverins, knights, and peasants, screaming, fighting, gesticulating, throwing eggs filled with flour, confetti, nosegays, attacking, with their sarcasms and their missiles, friends and foes, companions and strangers, indiscriminately, and no one took offence, or did anything but laugh.
It was a human storm, made up of a thunder of cries, and a hail of sweetmeats, flowers, eggs, oranges, and nosegays.
NOSEGAY A Bunch of fragrant flowers B Tree from which smoking pipes are made C Sentimental longing who am I?
Sabankaya's book, "The Posy Book" (temporary name) explores one of her favorite topics, Posies, or a sentiment nosegay.
Nursuries at H-9 near Sunday bazaar flowers available including nosegay, crescent and cascading flowers and plants.
The Huyton Poet NATURE table in classroom, offerings on Oak leaves, pine cones, flowers in bright among these is a sad little wilting nosegay Behind the nature table stands The teacher sad and careworn Picking at her necklace Noisy children; claustrophobic room She's wilting in the heat Tired, filled with gloom Nosegay almost dead; teacher lonely, sad.
Each junior bridesmaid carried a small nosegay of roses and wore a kelly green tea-length sleeveless gown accented with a silver sash.