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flourish

['flʌrɪʃ]

  1. гл.

      1. цвести, расцветать; пышно расти, разрастаться; давать побеги, ветвиться

      2. процветать, преуспевать, быть в расцвете (сил), быть на вершине (о людях, начинаниях)

      1. делать росчерк пером, выписывать букву с завитушками

      2. цветисто выражаться

      1. размахивать оружием в знак триумфа, победы, потрясать оружием

      2. салютовать

    1. хвастаться, рисоваться; выпендриваться

  2. сущ.

      1. завитушка, росчерк (в каллиграфии)

      2. литературное украшение, цветистое выражение

      3. муз. фанфары, звук труб

    1. показные движения, размахивание (телом, оружием и т. п.)

    2. салют (перед поединком в фехтовании)

    3. уст.

      1. цветение плодового дерева; дерево в цвету

      2. расцвет, высшая точка развития

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flourish

['flʌrɪʃ]

v

  1. хорошо расти; разрастаться

  2. процветать; преуспевать

  3. размахивать

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“Also, I added a little extra flourish.
А еще я добавил небольшой штрих.
Dickson, Gordon / Dragon at WarДиксон, Гордон / Дракон на войне
Дракон на войне
Диксон, Гордон
Dragon at War
Dickson, Gordon
"Now you see, Mr. Jarndyce," he then began, putting down his hat and opening his subject with a flourish of his well-remembered finger, "you know me, and Miss Summerson knows me.
Видите ли, мистер Джарндис, – начал он, сняв шляпу и подчеркивая свои слова движениями столь памятного мне указательного пальца, – вы меня знаете, и мисс Саммерсон меня знает.
Dickens, Charles / Bleak HouseДиккенс, Чарльз / Холодный дом
Холодный дом
Диккенс, Чарльз
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1960
Bleak House
Dickens, Charles
© 1894, by Macmillan & Co.
The thing which had seemed a mere flourish, came back now with a terrible air of truth.
Эти слова, которые показались ему тогда пустой риторикой, теперь предстали перед ним в виде устрашающей истины.
Wells, Herbert George / Love and Mr. LewishamУэллс, Герберт / Любовь и мистер Люишем
Любовь и мистер Люишем
Уэллс, Герберт
© Издательство "Правда", 1964
Love and Mr. Lewisham
Wells, Herbert George
© 1899 by Frederick A. Stokes Company
The header to the sidewalk had just been the flourish.
Нырок головой вперед в окно был последним штрихом.
Robb, J.D. / Strangers In DeathРобертс, Нора / Бархатная смерть
Бархатная смерть
Робертс, Нора
© 2008 by Nora Roberts
© Издание на русском языке ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© Перевод. Н. Миронова, 2009
Strangers In Death
Robb, J.D.
© 2008 by Nora Roberts
This new religious freedom enabled all kinds of Puritan congregations to flourish, whose politics tended to be as radical as their religion.
В новых условиях религиозной свободы активизировали свою деятельность множество всевозможных конгрегации, чьи политические воззрения имели тенденцию быть столь же радикальными, как и религиозные.
Harvey, James,Hood, Katherine / The British StateХарвей, Джеймс,Худ, Кэтрин / Британское государство
Британское государство
Харвей, Джеймс,Худ, Кэтрин
© Издательство иностранной литературы, 1961
The British State
Harvey, James,Hood, Katherine
© 1958 by Lawrence & Wishart
The writer nodded to the woman and scribbled a flourish in the book as he passed through to the verandah.
Писатель приветливо кивнул гражданке, на ходу поставил в подставленной ему книге какую-то закорючку и проследовал на веранду.
Bulgakov, Michail / The Master and MargaritaБулгаков, Михаил / Мастер и Маргарита
Мастер и Маргарита
Булгаков, Михаил
© "Мурманское книжное издательство", 1990
The Master and Margarita
Bulgakov, Michail
© Translated from the russian by Michael Glenny
© 1967 Collins and Harvill Press, London
© 1967 in the English translation
The butler opened the double doors of the drawing room with a flourish, as if he were about to announce the Prince of Wales himself-and then paused.
Дворецкий Смадерс торжественно распахнул перед Питером двери гостиной, будто собирался возвестить о прибытии самого принца Уэльского... и замер на месте.
Balogh, Mary / Simply MagicБэлоу, Мэри / Просто волшебство
Просто волшебство
Бэлоу, Мэри
Simply Magic
Balogh, Mary
© 2007 by Mary Balogh
She took off the sweatshirt with a flourish and emerged in an oversized T-shirt and baggy sweat pants.
Наконец она сдернула свитер и оказалась в балахонистой футболке и мешковатых спортивных брюках.
De la Cruz, Melissa / Blue BloodsДе ла Круз, Мелисса / Голубая кровь
Голубая кровь
Де ла Круз, Мелисса
© Перевод. О. Степашкина, 2010
© Издание на русском языке. ООО «Издательство «Эксмо». 2010
© 2006 by Melissa de la Cruz
Blue Bloods
De la Cruz, Melissa
© 2006 by Melissa de la Cruz
Complex ecosystems flourish in neritic pools and flatlands, sliding on organic scree to the edge of rock shelves and dropping into a zone below light.
Сложные экосистемы процветают в неритовых водах и на равнинах, соскальзывая по органическим осыпям к кромкам скалистых шельфов и дальше - туда, куда не достигает свет.
Mieville, China / The ScarМьевиль, Чайна / Шрам
Шрам
Мьевиль, Чайна
© Перевод. Г. Крылов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
© 2002 by China Mieville
The Scar
Mieville, China
© 2002 by China Mieville
Brint didn’t hesitate, he pushed all his own coins in with a careless flourish.
Бринт не стал колебаться и небрежным эффектным жестом тоже сдвинул свои деньги в центр стола.
Abercrombie, Joe / The Blade ItselfАберкромби, Джо / Кровь и железо
Кровь и железо
Аберкромби, Джо
© 2006 by Joe Abercrombie.
© Перевод. В. Иванов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
The Blade Itself
Abercrombie, Joe
© 2007 by Joe Abercrombie
The flower would flourish there without his aid, and he knew already in what manner it would flourish.
Цветок расцветет там, без его участия, а каким образом он будет расцветать, ему все равно известно.
Suskind, Patrick / Perfume. The story of a murdererЗюскинд, Патрик / Парфюмер. История одного убийцы
Парфюмер. История одного убийцы
Зюскинд, Патрик
© Э.В. Венгерова, перевод, 1999
© "Азбука-классика", 2002
© 1985 by Diogenes Verlag AG Zürich
Perfume. The story of a murderer
Suskind, Patrick
© 1986 by Alfred A. Knopf
© 1985 by Diogenes Verlag AG
Bells were promptly set ringing in its inmost recesses; a fuss and bustle arose; men of good appearance in black frock-coats skipped out at the principal entrance; a door-keeper who was a blaze of gold opened the carriage doors with a flourish.
Колокольчики немедленно зазвонили в ее недрах, поднялась суетня и беготня; благообразные люди в черных фраках запрыгали у главного входа; залитый золотом швейцар с размаху отворил дверцы кареты.
Turgenev, I.S. / The Torrents of SpringТургенев, И.С. / Вешние воды
Вешние воды
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
The Torrents of Spring
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
A thin, moustached horse-cab driver drove up alongside the first undressed woman and smiling all over his whiskered face, reined in his horse with a flourish.
Усатый худой лихач подлетел к первой раздетой и с размаху осадил костлявую разбитую лошадь. Лицо усача радостно ухмылялось.
Bulgakov, Michail / The Master and MargaritaБулгаков, Михаил / Мастер и Маргарита
Мастер и Маргарита
Булгаков, Михаил
© "Мурманское книжное издательство", 1990
The Master and Margarita
Bulgakov, Michail
© Translated from the russian by Michael Glenny
© 1967 Collins and Harvill Press, London
© 1967 in the English translation
But the flourish was not the end of it: in the midst of the vexatious astonishment and the smiles of the audience there was a sudden "hurrah" from the end of the hall and from the gallery also, apparently in Lembke's honour.
Но тушем не кончилось: вместе с досадным недоумением и улыбками публики вдруг в конце залы и на хорах раздалось ура, тоже как бы в честь Лембке.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Even in those cities which seem to enjoy peace, and where the arts flourish, the inhabitants are devoured by more envy, care, and uneasiness than are experienced by a besieged town.
В городах, которые как будто наслаждаются благами и где цветут искусства, пожалуй, не меньше людей погибает от зависти, забот и треволнений, чем в осажденных городах от голода.
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.

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'flʌrɪʃVerbцвести; расцветать; пышно расти; разрастаться; давать побеги; ветвиться

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Collocations

flourish of trumpets
пышное представление кого-л
flourish of trumpets
торжественная церемония
flourish of trumpets
туш
flourish of trumpets
шумная реклама
flourishing firm
процветающее дело
full of flourishes
кудрявый

Word forms

flourish

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseflourishflourishes
Possessive caseflourish'sflourishes'

flourish

verb
Basic forms
Pastflourished
Imperativeflourish
Present Participle (Participle I)flourishing
Past Participle (Participle II)flourished
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I flourishwe flourish
you flourishyou flourish
he/she/it flourishesthey flourish
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am flourishingwe are flourishing
you are flourishingyou are flourishing
he/she/it is flourishingthey are flourishing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have flourishedwe have flourished
you have flourishedyou have flourished
he/she/it has flourishedthey have flourished
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been flourishingwe have been flourishing
you have been flourishingyou have been flourishing
he/she/it has been flourishingthey have been flourishing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I flourishedwe flourished
you flourishedyou flourished
he/she/it flourishedthey flourished
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was flourishingwe were flourishing
you were flourishingyou were flourishing
he/she/it was flourishingthey were flourishing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had flourishedwe had flourished
you had flourishedyou had flourished
he/she/it had flourishedthey had flourished
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been flourishingwe had been flourishing
you had been flourishingyou had been flourishing
he/she/it had been flourishingthey had been flourishing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will flourishwe shall/will flourish
you will flourishyou will flourish
he/she/it will flourishthey will flourish
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be flourishingwe shall/will be flourishing
you will be flourishingyou will be flourishing
he/she/it will be flourishingthey will be flourishing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have flourishedwe shall/will have flourished
you will have flourishedyou will have flourished
he/she/it will have flourishedthey will have flourished
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been flourishingwe shall/will have been flourishing
you will have been flourishingyou will have been flourishing
he/she/it will have been flourishingthey will have been flourishing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would flourishwe should/would flourish
you would flourishyou would flourish
he/she/it would flourishthey would flourish
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be flourishingwe should/would be flourishing
you would be flourishingyou would be flourishing
he/she/it would be flourishingthey would be flourishing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have flourishedwe should/would have flourished
you would have flourishedyou would have flourished
he/she/it would have flourishedthey would have flourished
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been flourishingwe should/would have been flourishing
you would have been flourishingyou would have been flourishing
he/she/it would have been flourishingthey would have been flourishing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am flourishedwe are flourished
you are flourishedyou are flourished
he/she/it is flourishedthey are flourished
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being flourishedwe are being flourished
you are being flourishedyou are being flourished
he/she/it is being flourishedthey are being flourished
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been flourishedwe have been flourished
you have been flourishedyou have been flourished
he/she/it has been flourishedthey have been flourished
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was flourishedwe were flourished
you were flourishedyou were flourished
he/she/it was flourishedthey were flourished
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being flourishedwe were being flourished
you were being flourishedyou were being flourished
he/she/it was being flourishedthey were being flourished
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been flourishedwe had been flourished
you had been flourishedyou had been flourished
he/she/it had been flourishedthey had been flourished
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be flourishedwe shall/will be flourished
you will be flourishedyou will be flourished
he/she/it will be flourishedthey will be flourished
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been flourishedwe shall/will have been flourished
you will have been flourishedyou will have been flourished
he/she/it will have been flourishedthey will have been flourished