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flourish
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The Merchant of Venice
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as in: dismissed them with a flourish Define
a showy gesture or: the act of waving -- a hand or an item
  • Flourish of cornets.

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  • She entered with a great flourish.
  • He bowed to her with a flourish.

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unspecified meaning
  • Flourish of cornets.
  • Then music is Even as the flourish when true subjects bow To a new-crowned monarch; such it is As are those dulcet sounds in break of day That creep into the dreaming bridegroom’s ear And summon him to marriage.

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  • [Flourish of cornets.
  • [Flourish of cornets.

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as in: the business is flourishing Define
to thrive (grow or develop well)
as in: dismissed them with a flourish Define
a showy gesture or: the act of waving -- a hand or an item
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