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flowery adj : marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton [syn: ornate]

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  1. Pertaining to flowers.
  2. Decorated with flowers.
  3. Of a speech or piece of writing: too complicated; elaborate; with grandiloquent expressions; bombastic; verbose.


pertaining to flowers
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