To develop or come to a promising stage; SYN. blossom out, blossom forth, unfold.
1. To move in bold or irregular figures; to swing about in circles or vibrations by way of show or triumph; to brandish.
2. To embellish with eloquence; to adorn with rhetorical figures.
3. To adorn with flowers or beautiful figures, either natural or artificial; to ornament with anything showy; to embellish.
4. To develop; to thrive or make thrive.