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flourish
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Love's Labour's Lost
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  • Good Lord Boyet, my beauty, though but mean, Needs not the painted flourish of your praise: Beauty is bought by judgment of the eye, Not utt’red by base sale of chapmen’s tongues.
  • Lend me the flourish of all gentle tongues,— Fie, painted rhetoric!

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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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