Definitions For Flourish


  • (music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments
  • The act of waving
  • A display of ornamental speech or language
  • A showy gesture
  • An ornamental embellishment in writing
  • Something that is added as a detail or decoration
  • A dramatic or fancy way of doing something
  • A sudden smooth movement that is likely to be noticed


  • Grow vigorously
  • Move or swing back and forth
  • Make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance
  • To grow well : to be healthy
  • To be very successful : to do very well
  • To hold up and show (something) in an excited or proud way

Is Flourish a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Flourish is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Flourish in a Sentence

  • Plants and animals that flourished here thousands of years ago
  • Regional markets have flourished in recent years.
  • A decorative style that flourished in the 1920s
  • The floral flourishes in the living room
  • A house with many clever little flourishes
  • Her writing style is simple and clear, without unnecessary flourishes.

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