ETYM Latin floridus, from flos, floris, flower. Related to Flower.
1. Covered with flowers; abounding in flowers; flowery.
2. Bright in color; flushed with red; of a lively reddish color.
3. Embellished with flowers of rhetoric; enriched to excess with figures; excessively ornate.
Producing or having flowers.
1. Abounding in or covered with flowers; SYN. bloomy, blossomy.
2. Marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; SYN. ornate.