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English definition of “flowery”

flowery

adjective uk   /ˈflaʊ.ə.ri/ us    /ˈflaʊ.ɚ.i/

flowery adjective (FLOWERS)

(also flowered) decorated with pictures of flowers: a flowery material/dress flowery curtains/wallpaperFlowers - general wordsFlowers and flowering plantsPatterns and shapes

flowery adjective (WORDS)

disapproving If a speech or writing style is flowery, it uses too many complicated words or phrases in an attempt to sound skilful: a flowery description/speechLinguistic terms and linguistic style
(Definition of flowery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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