adjective flow·ery \ˈfla(-ə)r-ē\

: filled with flowers

: decorated with pictures of flowers

: smelling like a flower : having a sweet smell like a flower

Full Definition of FLOWERY

:  of, relating to, or resembling flowers
:  marked by or given to rhetorical elegance <flowery speeches>
flow·er·i·ly \ˈfla(-ə)r-ə-lē\ adverb
flow·er·i·ness noun

Examples of FLOWERY

  1. We put two flowery prints in the dining room.
  2. He gave a long, flowery speech.

First Known Use of FLOWERY

14th century

Rhymes with FLOWERY


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