flourish[ flur-ish, fluhr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF flourish
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLOURISH
Emma finished the sleeve of the blouse she was mending with a flourish.
With a flourish Katy seated him, and carried the packages to Linda.
And the stranger, with a flourish of his hand, turned to the door.
Not of late years,' replied the Chief, with a flourish of his hand.
When he had finished this epistle, Rigaud folded it and tossed it with a flourish at Clennam's feet.
The demonstration went off with a flourish and the committee were greatly impressed.
It seems to me that certain branches of art ought to flourish here.
He heard him shout, and burst into a roar of laughter, and saw him flourish his hat.
Mr Tappertit obeyed, with a flourish implying that he did so, under protest.
With a flourish of his dangerous weapon, he fell down upon the ground like a log.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FLOURISH
- break out
- fan it
- flash about
- let it all hang out
- make a scene
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- roll out
- show and tell
- smack with
- spring on
- throw weight around
- trot out
- wave around
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