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Definitions for flowery
ˈflaʊ ə riflow·ery

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flowery(adj)

    of or relating to or suggestive of flowers

    "a flowery hat"; "flowery wine"

  2. flowery, ornate(adj)

    marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details

    "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton


  1. flowery(Adjective)

    Pertaining to flowers.

  2. flowery(Adjective)

    Decorated with flowers.

  3. flowery(Adjective)

    Of a speech or piece of writing: too complicated; elaborate; with grandiloquent expressions; bombastic; verbose.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flowery(adj)

    full of flowers; abounding with blossoms

  2. Flowery(adj)

    highly embellished with figurative language; florid; as, a flowery style

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flowery in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flowery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of flowery in a Sentence

  1. Fawaz Gerges:

    If The US leaves, people across the region will think that despite his flowery rhetorical devices, Donald Trump does not really have a strategy for the Middle East and at the end of the day will fold and go home.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Log in Love; log out Hatred, and scan evil threats, with the purity of thoughts; life becomes secure and stays smooth and flowery.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The crowd goes to see the inauguration but what they largely find lengthy oration, flowery felicitation and flattering admiration of one another amongst the key dignitaries in their speech from the stage.

  4. Amit Ray:

    Ability makes the opportunity flowery.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The flowery character waves perfume in tone and pours sweetness in speech.

Images & Illustrations of flowery

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