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florid

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2 full of fine words and fancy expressions
  • gave a florid speech in honor of the queen's visit

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3 having a healthy reddish skin tone
  • a man with a florid complexion

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The first known use of florid was in 1651

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“Florid.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/florid. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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