Definition of Florid in English :

Define Florid in English

Florid meaning in English

Meaning of Florid in English

Pronunciation of Florid in English

Florid pronunciation in English

Pronounce Florid in English

Florid

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Adjective

1. aureate, flamboyant, florid

elaborately or excessively ornamented

Example Sentences:
'flamboyant handwriting'
'the senator's florid speech'

2. florid, rubicund, ruddy, sanguine

inclined to a healthy reddish color often associated with outdoor life

Example Sentences:
'a ruddy complexion'
'Santa's rubicund cheeks'
'a fresh and sanguine complexion'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Florid

see synonyms of florid
adjective
1. 
having a red or flushed complexion
2. 
excessively ornate; flowery
florid architecture
3.  an archaic word for flowery

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Florid

see synonyms of florid
adjective
1. 
flushed with red or pink; rosy; ruddy
said of the complexion
2. 
highly decorated; gaudy; showy; ornate
a florid musical passage
3.  Obsolete
decorated with flowers; flowery

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Florid

see synonyms of florid
adj.
1. Flushed with rosy color; ruddy.
2. Very ornate; flowery: a florid prose style.
3. Archaic Healthy.
4. Obsolete Abounding in or covered with flowers.

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