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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an elaborately or excessively ornamented manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • floridly figurative prose
  • Adjective : a florid complexion. ,florid writing
  • Those whom he had offended by some social carelessness or other said of him when they wished to run him down, that he was "floridly" handsome; and there was some truth...
  • All evidence suggests that she'd floridly psychotic ... for more
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