GRE Word List


very flowery in style : ornate

The meaning of the word florid is very flowery in style : ornate.

Random words

disjointedbeing thrown out of orderly function
estrangedhaving lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship
queerdiffering in some way from what is usual or normal : odd
rancidhaving an unpleasant smell or taste usually from chemical change or decomposition
urbanenotably polite or polished in manner
authoritarianof, relating to, or favoring blind submission to authority
cringeto recoil in distaste
worldlyof, relating to, or devoted to this world and its pursuits rather than to religion or spiritual affairs