Synonyms for Florid:
hued, colored, stained, tinted, chromatic, brilliant, vivid, showy, spectral, rich, dyed, garish, bright-hued, High-colored, rainbow-like, shaded, intense, lurid, splashy, painted, gaudy, full-colored, inky, colorful.
brilliant, colorful, bombastic.
flowery, aureate, glowing, grandiloquent, baroque, flush, High-colored, rhetorical, ornate, busy, flamboyant, decorative, embellished, rich.
•ornately spoken or written (adjective)
flamboyant, bombastic, ornate, ponderous, bloated, baroque, rhetorical, inflated, lofty, voluble, eloquent, embellished, rococo, rich, splashy, highfalutin, gilded, grandiloquent, opulent, high-sounding, fancy, showy, flowery, elaborate.
n.beaded, bedecked, decorative, busy, bejeweled, embossed, delicately, Emblazoned, chintzy, delicate. •florid (noun)
aureate, showy, fancy, flamboyant.
Usage examples for florid
Nothing is more striking than to see two women pass each other, or walking side by side: the one a Roumanian, fair, florid and blue- eyed, the other a gipsy with a skin as black as a sloe, jet- black hair, and black eyes, and yet the features similar in both cases, and each woman in her way handsome. – Roumania Past and Present by James Samuelson