1 adj A flowery smell is strong and sweet, like flowers.
Amy thought she caught the faintest drift of Isabel's flowery perfume.
2 adj Flowery cloth, paper, or china has a lot of flowers printed or painted on it.
usu ADJ n
The baby, dressed in a flowery jumpsuit, waved her rattle.
3 adj Flowery speech or writing contains long or literary words and expressions.
They were using uncommonly flowery language.
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
baroque, embellished, euphuistic, fancy, figurative, florid, high-flown, ornate, overwrought, rhetorical
austere, bare, basic, modest, muted, plain, restrained, simple, spartan, unadorned, unembellished
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