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The significance of the cherry blossom tree in Japanese culture goes back hundreds of years. In their country, the cherry blossom represents the fragility and the beauty of life. It's a reminder that life is almost overwhelmingly beautiful but that it is also tragically short.
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Meaning of "cherry blossom" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHERRY BLOSSOM

cherry blossom  [ˈtʃɛrɪ ˈblɒsəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHERRY BLOSSOM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cherry blossom is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHERRY BLOSSOM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

cherry blossom

Cherry blossom

A cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus Prunus, particularly the Japanese Cherry, Prunus serrulata, which is sometimes called sakura after the Japanese. Cherry blossom is speculated to be native to the Himalayas. Currently it is widely distributed, especially in the temperate zone of the Northern Hemisphere such as: Europe, West Siberia, China, Japan, United States, etc. Many of the varieties that have been cultivated for ornamental use do not produce fruit. Edible cherries generally come from cultivars of the related species Prunus avium and Prunus cerasus.

Definition of cherry blossom in the English dictionary

The definition of cherry blossom in the dictionary is the blossom of any of various spring-blooming cherries, prized for their beauty.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHERRY BLOSSOM


awesome
ˈɔːsəm
awsome
ˈɔːsəm
balsam
ˈbɔːlsəm
blossom
ˈblɒsəm
buxom
ˈbʌksəm
cumbersome
ˈkʌmbəsəm
emblossom
ɪmˈblɒsəm
Epsom
ˈɛpsəm
foursome
ˈfɔːsəm
gruesome
ˈɡruːsəm
handsome
ˈhændsəm
lonesome
ˈləʊnsəm
odontoglossum
ɒˌdɒntəˈɡlɒsəm
opossum
əˈpɒsəm
possum
ˈpɒsəm
ransom
ˈrænsəm
reblossom
riːˈblɒsəm
threesome
ˈθriːsəm
troublesome
ˈtrʌbəlsəm
wholesome
ˈhəʊlsəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHERRY BLOSSOM

chernozem
chernozemic
Cherokee
Cherokee rose
cheroot
cherries
cherry
cherry bomb
cherry brandy
cherry laurel
cherry orchard
cherry picker
cherry plum
cherry tomato
cherry-like
cherry-pick
cherry-pie
cherry-red
cherrystone

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHERRY BLOSSOM

a king´s ransom
Abraham´s bosom
apple blossom
besom
bosom
chrisom
disbosom
disembosom
embosom
hansom
jetsom
jissom
lissom
may blossom
orange blossom
peach blossom
som
transom
unbosom
unchrisom

Synonyms and antonyms of cherry blossom in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cherry blossom» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHERRY BLOSSOM

Find out the translation of cherry blossom to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cherry blossom from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cherry blossom» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

樱花
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

flor de cerezo
570 millions of speakers

English

cherry blossom
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चेरी खिलना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زهر الكرز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вишни
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

flor de cerejeira
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চেরি ফুলের
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fleur de cerisier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bunga ceri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kirschblüte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

桜の花
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

벚꽃
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cherry blossom
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hoa anh đào
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

செர்ரி மலரும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चेरी बहर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kiraz çiçeği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cherry blossom
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kwiat wiśni
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вишні
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cherry Blossom
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κεράσι ανθίσει
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kersenbloesem
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cherry blossom
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Cherry Blossom
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cherry blossom

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHERRY BLOSSOM»

The term «cherry blossom» is quite widely used and occupies the 27.636 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHERRY BLOSSOM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cherry blossom

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2 QUOTES WITH «CHERRY BLOSSOM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cherry blossom.
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Homaro Cantu
The significance of the cherry blossom tree in Japanese culture goes back hundreds of years. In their country, the cherry blossom represents the fragility and the beauty of life. It's a reminder that life is almost overwhelmingly beautiful but that it is also tragically short.
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Homaro Cantu
The cherry blossom tree is truly a sight to behold, especially when it is in full riotous bloom. There are several varieties of the cherry blossom tree, and while most of them produce flowering branches full of small pinkish-hued flowers, some of them produce actual cherries.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHERRY BLOSSOM»

Discover the use of cherry blossom in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cherry blossom and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Under the Cherry Blossom Tree: An Old Japanese Tale
A cherry tree growing from the top of the wicked landlord's head is the beginning of his misfortunes and a better life for the poor villagers.
‎2005
2
Thea Stilton and the Cherry Blossom Adventure
While the Thea sisters explore Kyoto during a cultural exchange program, a valuable item is stolen from their friend Kumi's family, and the five mice must catch the thief.
Thea Stilton, 2011
3
Cherry Blossoms: The Official Book of the National Cherry ...
This book is a stunningly beautiful record of the nation's biggest springtime festival.
Ann McClellan, 2012
4
Cherry Blossom Epiphany: The Poetry and Philosophy of a ...
Additional to the sub-title, this is a selection, translation and lengthy explication of 3000 haiku, waka, senryu and kyoka about a major theme from I.P.O.O.H. (In Praise Of Olde Haiku).If the solemn yet happy New Year?s is the most ...
Robin D. Gill, 2006
5
Cherry Blossom Friends: The Japanese Cherry Trees of Washington
Children from 4-12 years of age will become experts about the capital city's history. Empower your child with a taste of the history of Washington D.C., they will become your tour guide.
‎2009
6
Kamikaze, Cherry Blossoms, and Nationalisms: The ...
In this fascinating study of the role of symbolism and aesthetics in totalitarian ideology, Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney shows how the state manipulated the time-honored Japanese symbol of the cherry blossom to convince people that it was their ...
Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney, 2010
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The cherry blossom tree: a grandfather talks about life and ...
Five-year-old Harriet's grandfather explains that everything that is born has to die sometime, but that God's love makes all things new.
Jan Godfrey, Jane Cope, 1996
8
Under the Cherry Blossom
'I once knew little of danger, and nothing of death.
Maya Healy, 2012
9
The Cherry Blossom Festival: Sakura Celebration
A Cherry Blossom Queen points to her home state of Wyoming where the tickler stopped on the wheel of fortune in 1951. Every year since 1948, the selection of the Cherry Blossom Queen has been left purely to chance, and the winning ...
Ann McClellan, 2005
10
Grandfather Cherry Blossom
A kind old woodcutter and his greedy neighbor are appropriately rewarded for their deeds.
‎1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHERRY BLOSSOM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cherry blossom is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Brush Bar paints wine, art theme in a new light
Astuto instructed the class on recreating a painting titled "Moonlight Tree," a silhouette of Japanese-style cherry blossom branches framed by ... «Sun Sentinel, Jul 15»
2
Cherry Blossoms, Hot Springs, and Blue Movies: Chinese Tourism …
A 60-year-old housewife from Shanghai shared her disappointment in missing the cherry blossom season during her first trip to Japan. «Nippon.com, Jul 15»
3
What about the First Ladies?
The annual National Cherry Blossom Festival brings 1.5 million visitors to Washington, D.C.. Lou Hoover (1929-1933), wife of Herbert, used her ... «DailyNorthShore.com, Jul 15»
4
Kamikaze image off mark, survivors say
This specially designed suicide plane was called Ohka, or cherry blossom, by the Japanese, but the short-range, easily destroyed aircraft was ... «Arkansas Online, Jul 15»
5
Essex County plans playground in Branch Brook Park
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center) announced plans to develop a new playground by the Cherry Blossom Welcome ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
6
West Pittston's Cherry Blossom festival meeting, call for contestants
The next West Pittston Cherry Blossom Festival committee meeting is at 7 p.m., Sunday April 7 at the Corpus Christi school building, 605 ... «The Sunday Dispatch, Jun 15»
7
How emoji and cherry blossoms helped fix weather reports
Japan's obsession with spring flowers will make weather forecasts better for everyone. In Japan, the cherry blossom season is a big deal. «The Next Web, Jun 15»
8
Crayton receives award for Cherry Blossom work
Carolyn Crayton was honored for her work for the Cherry Blossom Festival at an Atlanta home Wednesday morning. (Photo: Claire Davis). «13WMAZ, Jun 15»
9
The Shauger Group to Construct Children's Cherry Blossom
The playground is designed by Edison-based engineers, Pennoni Associates, and will have a cherry blossom theme to keep it consistent with ... «TAPinto.net, Jun 15»
10
Cherry Blossom Foundation Adds Board Members
The Cherry Blossom Breast Cancer Foundation elected three new board members and its officers for 2015-2016 during its annual meeting in ... «Leesburg Today, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Cherry blossom [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cherry-blossom>. Oct 2022 ».
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