flowery style

flowery style
витиеватый стиль

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  • flowery style — ornate style, overly decorative style …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Flowery — Flow er*y, a. 1. Full of flowers; abounding with blossoms. [1913 Webster] 2. Highly embellished with figurative language; florid; as, a flowery style. Milton. [1913 Webster] {The flowery kingdom}, China. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • style — I. noun Etymology: Middle English stile, style, from Latin stilus spike, stem, stylus, style of writing; perhaps akin to Latin instigare to goad more at stick Date: 14th century 1. designation, title 2. a. a distinctive manner of expression (as… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • flowery — /ˈflaʊəri / (say flowuhree) adjective (flowerier, floweriest) 1. full of or covered with flowers. 2. containing highly ornate language: a flowery style. 3. decorated with floral designs. {flower + y1} –flowerily, adverb –floweriness, noun …  

  • flowery — [flou′ər ē] adj. flowerier, floweriest 1. covered or decorated with flowers 2. of or like flowers 3. full of figurative and ornate expressions and fine words: said of language, style, etc. SYN. BOMBASTIC flowerily adv. floweriness n …   English World dictionary

  • style — n. manner of expression 1) to develop; polish, refine one s style 2) an affected; classic, classical; elegant; flowery, ornate; pedestrian; plain; vigorous style manner of acting 3) to cramp smb. s style 4) an abrasive; grand style 5) in (a)… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • The flowery kingdom — Flowery Flow er*y, a. 1. Full of flowers; abounding with blossoms. [1913 Webster] 2. Highly embellished with figurative language; florid; as, a flowery style. Milton. [1913 Webster] {The flowery kingdom}, China. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flowery — adj. 1 decorated with flowers or floral designs. 2 (of literary style, manner of speech, etc.) high flown; ornate. 3 full of flowers (a flowery meadow). Derivatives: floweriness n …   Useful english dictionary

  • flowery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. florid, high flown, flamboyant; blossomy. See ornament, ostentation. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. florid, ornate, elaborate, ornamented, fancy, fussy, rhetorical, overblown, euphuistic, affected,… …   English dictionary for students

  • florid style — overly decorative style, flowery style, ornate style …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rhetorical — rhetorical, grandiloquent, magniloquent, aureate, flowery, euphuistic, bombastic are comparable when they mean emphasizing style often at the expense of thought. Rhetorical describes a style, discourse, passage, phrase, or word which, however… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms


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