American English

Definition of florid adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    florid

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈflɔrəd//
     
    , NAmE//ˈflɑrəd//
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1 (usually disapproving) having too much decoration or detail florid language a florid style of painting
  2. 2(of a person's face) red a florid complexion
 
adverb
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: florid