Florid

Definition of Florid

Flor´id
a.1.Covered with flowers; abounding in flowers; flowery.
Fruit from a pleasant and florid tree.
- Jer. Taylor.
2.Bright in color; flushed with red; of a lively reddish color; as, a florid countenance.
3.Embellished with flowers of rhetoric; enriched to excess with figures; excessively ornate; as, a florid style; florid eloquence.
4.(Mus.) Flowery; ornamental; running in rapid melodic figures, divisions, or passages, as in variations; full of fioriture or little ornamentations.

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