bloomer

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Etymology 1[edit]

From the word bloom, for an iron ingot, from the Old English word blōma.

Noun[edit]

bloomer (plural bloomers)

  1. An ironworker.
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Etymology 2[edit]

bloom +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

bloomer (plural bloomers)

  1. A circular loaf of white bread.
  2. A blooming flower.
  3. One who blooms, matures, or develops.
    She was a late bloomer.

Etymology 3[edit]

Bloom +‎ -er, from the surname of the American woman who sought to introduce this style of dress.

Noun[edit]

bloomer (plural bloomers)

  1. (historical) A costume for women, consisting of a short dress with loose trousers gathered around the ankles, and often a broad-brimmed hat.
  2. (historical) A woman who wears a Bloomer costume.
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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the word bloomers.

Noun[edit]

bloomer m (plural bloomers)

  1. bloomers