florid

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Etymology[edit]

From French floride (flourishing), from Latin floridus (flowery, blooming)

Adjective[edit]

florid

  1. Having a rosy or pale red colour; ruddy.
  2. Elaborately ornate; flowery.
  3. (of a disorder, especially mental) In a blatant, vivid, or highly disorganized state.
    Florid psychosis.

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