What does the word flowery mean?

    Part of speech: noun


Usage examples for flowery

  1. Before her was a path winding amid green and flowery places, and lingering by the side of still waters; while a sunny sky bent over all. – The Home Mission by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. The American Indian is not without his poetic side, as is proved by the squaw who knelt down on a flowery Brussels carpet, and smoothing it with her hands, said: Hahnsome! – Cambridge Sketches by Frank Preston Stearns
  3. I don't know any of your flowery ways of sayin' things, but there ain't anybody in Longport I'd like better to see at the head of my house. – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett