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adjective (DECORATED)    /ˈflɒr.ɪd/ US  /ˈflɔːr-/
with too much decoration or detail: a florid architectural style florid prose/rhetoricNot attractive to look atSerious and unpleasant floridly     /-li/ adverb Not attractive to look atSerious and unpleasant
(Definition of florid adjective (DECORATED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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