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"florid" in British English

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floridadjective

uk   /ˈflɒr.ɪd/  us   /ˈflɔːr-/
(Definition of florid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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floridadjective

 us   /ˈflɔr·ɪd, ˈflɑr·ɪd/
  • florid adjective (RED)

fml too ​red, esp. in a way that is ​unhealthy: a florid ​complexion Note: said about a person’s face
  • florid adjective (DECORATED)

with too much ​decoration or ​detail: a florid ​architecturalstyle florid ​prose/​speech
(Definition of florid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “florid”
in Chinese (Simplified) 装饰过的, 过分装饰的, 花哨的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝飾過的, 過分裝飾的, 花哨的…
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