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florid


florid

adjective

Definition of FLORID

2
full of fine words and fancy expressions <gave a florid speech in honor of the queen's visit>
Synonyms aureate, florid, grandiloquent, highfalutin (also hifalutin), high-flown, high-sounding, magnific, ornate, purple, rhetorical (also rhetoric)
3
having a healthy reddish skin tone <a jolly fat man with a florid complexion>

March 05, 2015
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