The definition of a posy is an older term for a bouquet of flowers.(noun)
A bunch of picked violets tied with a ribbon is an example of a posy.
See posy in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. posies
Origin: contr. < poesy
See posy in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. po·sies
Origin: Alteration of poesy, motto or line of verse (archaic).
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