flowery flowery  /f ˈlaʊ ə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to or suggestive of flowers
  2. (adj) marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details

Usage(s):

  1. First stop is a store selling oddly streaked jeans, next a shop with frilly jackets and flowery coats.
  2. Despite its often-flowery language, the book is a treasure trove for those hungry for more data on a public figure about whom little is known in the lower 48.
  3. I can offer you flowery words about that choice, but in the end it comes down to my inability to forgive and to forget.

News

  1. Falcons' Dimitroff not ruling out another signing

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Wednesday he likes what he has seen of his team through offseason workouts.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Ryan within striking distance of Bartkowski's touchdown mark

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is not one to be preoccupied with statistical data.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports

  3. OTA training continue in Flowery Branch

    Atlanta Falcons players were out for another round of OTA training in Flowery Branch Tuesday morning. OTAs began on May 28 and will conclude on June 14.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS 46 News Atlanta

Quotes

  1. "It's a nonperfume perfume. Sexy and clean. Floral, but not too flowery," Aniston told Women's Wear Daily. "I want people to go, 'What is that? You smell great!' But most of all I wanted it to smell natural."
    on Apr 20, 2010 By: Jennifer Aniston Source: TV.com

  2. Clinton began her day by meeting with President Shimon Peres, who greeted her with a peck on the cheek and a bouquet of flowers "for the most flowery lady."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: FOXNews

  3. Miller says, "I think I'm influenced by the 60s as an era in general. My parents were big 60s kids and was brought up listening to that music and have just always felt drawn to that era......hence all my flowery clothes. I loved every single outfit...
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Sienna Miller Source: News24

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