Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of gathering flowers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The culling of flowers.
  • n. An anthology.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • It would perhaps be neither just nor conducive to proper judgment to gather only a florilege of noble verses from Sternhold and Hopkins 'Version and point out none of the "weedy-trophies," the quaint and even uncouth lines which disfigure the work.

    Sabbath in Puritan New England

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