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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Flushed with red.

Usage examples (36)
  • When he tripped over his own foot, his face became florid with anger.
  • Anorexia or bulimia in florid or subclinical form now afflicts 40 percent of women at some time in their college career.
  • The new building was in what may be called the florid shingle-Gothic manner.
  • The rosette is Egyptian; and the honeysuckle, which Mr. Petrie has identified as a florid variety of the lotus pattern, (44) is also distinctly Egyptian. for more
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