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flowery

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adjective flow·ery \ˈflau̇(-ə)r-ē\

Simple Definition of flowery

  • : filled with flowers

  • : decorated with pictures of flowers

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

Full Definition of flowery

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling flowers

  2. 2 :  marked by or given to rhetorical elegance <flowery speeches>

flow·er·i·ly play \ˈflau̇(-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.



14th Century

First Known Use of flowery

14th century

Rhymes with flowery


FLOWERY Defined for Kids

flowery

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adjective flow·ery \ˈflau̇-ə-rē\

Definition of flowery

flow·er·i·erflow·er·i·est

  1. 1 :  full of or covered with flowers

  2. 2 :  full of fancy words <flowery language>





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