Pronunciation: (blOO'ming),[key] —adj. 1. in bloom; flowering; blossoming.
2. glowing, as with youthful vigor and freshness: blooming cheeks. 3. flourishing; prospering: a blooming business. 4. Chiefly Brit. Slang.(used as an intensifier): He's got his blooming nerve.
—adv. Chiefly Brit. Slang.(used as an intensifier): not blooming likely.