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|Adj.||1.||over-embellished - excessively elaborate or showily expressed; "a writer of empurpled literature"; "many purple passages"; "an over-embellished story of the fish that got away"|
rhetorical - given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought; "mere rhetorical frippery"
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