Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DE FLOWERS

I he'ped keep de yard pretty an' clean, de grass cut, an' de flowers' tended to an' cut.

De last one to die was my brother, Stocklin, that tended to de flowers and gardens of people in Winnsboro for many years.

Soon as de flowers wilt she put fresh ones in de place (she turns to Cupid).

De flowers o' de prairie, de birds o' de air could not show you colors like dem.