HyperDic: bloomer

English > 2 senses of the word bloomer:
NOUNplantbloomera flower that blooms in a particular way
actbloomer, blunder, blooper, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-booan embarrassing mistake
bloomer > pronunciation
Soundsbluw'mer
RhymesAmor ... Zimmer: 100 rhymes with mer...
English > bloomer: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningA flower that blooms in a particular way.
Example"a night bloomer"
BroaderflowerA plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
Verbsbloomproduce or yield flowers
English > bloomer: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAn embarrassing mistake.
Synonymsblunder, blooper, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-boo
NarrowerbobbleThe momentary juggling of a batted or thrown baseball
bullA serious and ludicrous blunder
clangerA conspicuous mistake whose effects seem to reverberate
faux pas, gaffe, solecism, slip, gaucherieA socially awkward or tactless act
fluffA blunder (especially an actor's forgetting the lines)
fumble, muff(sports) dropping the ball
howlerA glaring blunder
snafuAn acronym often used by soldiers in World War II
spectacleA blunder that makes you look ridiculous
trip, trip-up, stumble, misstepAn unintentional but embarrassing blunder
Broadermistake, error, faultA wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
Spanishblooper, boner, buñuelo, cagada, caída, cantada, cante, chapucear, chapucería, chapuza, disparate, embrollo, equivocación, error, estropeo, flub, gazapatón, gazapo, metedura de pata, patinazo, patochada, pifia, plancha
Catalanboner, bunyol, espifiada, flub, nyap, pífia

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