nosegay (NŌZ-gā)

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Definition (Noun) A bunch of flowers or herbs, especially ones having a sweet smell; a small bouquet, a posy. Also: an imitation or representation of this. In Context "An arrangement should be appropriate to the occasion – a plump nosegay of roses to say 'thank you,' an exuberant garland of evergreens to decorate a holiday mantel." Carol Endler Sterbenz, Homemade: The Heart and Science of Handcrafts, 2011.