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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flowery  \Flow"er*y\,  a. 
  1.  Full  of  flowers;  abounding  with  blossoms. 
 
  2.  Highly  embellished  with  figurative  language;  florid;  as  a 
  flowery  style.  --Milton. 
 
  {The  flowery  kingdom},  China. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flowery 
  adj  1:  marked  by  elaborate  rhetoric  and  elaborated  with  decorative 
  details;  "a  flowery  speech";  "ornate  rhetoric  taught 
  out  of  the  rule  of  Plato"-John  Milton  [syn:  {ornate}] 
  2:  abounding  in  or  covered  with  flowers;  "flowering  meadows"; 
  "a  flowery  field";  "a  bloomy  sunlit  slope"  [syn:  {bloomy}, 
  {blossomy}] 




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