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flow·er·y

 (flou′ə-rē)
adj. flow·er·i·er, flow·er·i·est
1. Of, relating to, or suggestive of flowers: a flowery perfume.
2. Abounding in or covered with flowers.
3. Full of ornate or grandiloquent expressions; highly embellished: a flowery speech.

flow′er·i·ness n.
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Great communicators earn respect, not by the quantum or floweriness of their words but by the passion and the sincerity in which they are spoken.
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Aggiunti died young, and a memorial oration by the rector of the university, Marcantonio Pieralli (1638), is, with allowances for the floweriness of such compositions, another source of information about him.
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It was Darius''s son Xerxes''s eyes that had the stink of destiny about them,remarks Gorgo, exemplifying the overblown floweriness of the script.
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