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floral

adjective flo·ral \ ˈflȯr-əl \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of floral

1 : of, relating to, or depicting flowers
  • a floral display
  • a floral design
2 : of or relating to a flora
  • floral diversity

Examples of floral in a Sentence

  1. a floral pattern in wallpaper

  2. The wine has a floral aroma.

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Origin and Etymology of floral

Latin flor-, flos flower — more at blow

floral Synonyms

Synonyms
flowered, flowery
Related Words
florid; abloom, blossomy, floriferous

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floral

noun

Definition of floral

: a design or picture in which flowers predominate

Recent Examples of floral from the Web

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First Known Use of floral

1897



FLORAL Defined for English Language Learners

floral

adjective

Definition of floral for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to flowers


FLORAL Defined for Kids

floral

adjective flo·ral \ ˈflȯr-əl \

Definition of floral for Students

: of or relating to flowers


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