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Meaning of FLOWERY

Pronunciation:  'flawuree

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  abounding in or covered with flowers; "flowering meadows"; "a flowery field"; "a bloomy sunlit slope"
  2. [adj]  marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton

FLOWERY is a 7 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: bloomy, blossomy, flowering, ornate, rhetorical



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Flow"er*y\, a.
1. Full of flowers; abounding with blossoms.

2. Highly embellished with figurative language; florid; as, a
   flowery style. --Milton.

{The flowery kingdom}, China.

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