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floral Explained

floral at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['flɔ:rəl]

floral at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj [Date: 1600-1700; Language: Latin; Origin: flos; FLORA]// made of flowers or decorated with flowers or pictures of flowers// --a scarf with a bold floral pattern// --a pretty floral dress// --a light floral fragrance// --There were floral tributes (=flowers sent as a sign of respect after someone has died) from friends and colleagues.//

floral at Spanish => English Of Explained:

floral

floral at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "floral":
blooming, bloomy, blossoming, efflorescent, floreate, florescent,
floriate, floriated, floricultural, florid, flowered, flowering,
flowery, garden, horticultural, hortulan, in bloom, in blossom,
in flower, inflorescent, multiflorous, radiciflorous, rhizanthous,
uniflorous

floral at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Vegetable): vegetable, vegetal, herbaceous, herbal, sylvan, woody, grassy, verdant, verdurous, floral, mossy, ligneous, wooden, leguminous, turf-like, turfy, endogenous, exogenous.

floral at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective [usually before noun]
1 consisting of pictures of flowers; decorated with pictures of flowers:
wallpaper with a floral design / pattern * a floral dress
2 made of flowers:
a floral arrangement / display * Floral tributes were sent to the church. * a beautiful floral scent

Floral at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Floral \Flo"ral\, a. [L. Floralis belonging to Flora: cf. F.
floral. See {Flora}.]
1. Pertaining to Flora, or to flowers; made of flowers; as,
floral games, wreaths.

2. (Bot.) Containing, or belonging to, a flower; as, a floral
bud; a floral leaf; floral characters. --Martyn.

{Floral envelope} (Bot.), the calyx and corolla, one or the
other of which (mostly the corolla) may be wanting.

floral at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

floral
adj 1: resembling or made of or suggestive of flowers; "an unusual
floral design" [syn: {flowered}]
2: relating to or associated with flowers; "floral organs"
3: of or relating to the plant life in a particular region;
"characteristic alpine floral elements"

floral at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » ɔːrəl

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Of, pertaining to, or connected with flowers
    1. Portraying flowers, especially in a stylized way
    2. : I really like the floral pattern on this Chinese vase.

      Related terms

      * flora

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » Of or pertaining to flowers

  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|floral
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|flora
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|floral
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|floral
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|bláthach

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|floreale
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|kwiatowy
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|floral
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|floral


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » portraying flowers
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|floral


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n
  • A floral design
    1. Inter: quote-news » year=2007|date=October 11|author=Marianne Rohrlich|title=Grandma’s Wallpaper Gets Funky|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/11/garden/11shop.html


    |passage=FUNKY, bold and bright, many new wallpapers offer a modern twist on fussy old damasks and florals.

    Anagrams

    * all for
    • for all


    Catalan

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » fluˈɾaɫ|lang=ca Inter: a » Barcelona
    • Inter: IPA » floˈɾaɫ|lang=ca Inter: a » Valencia

      Adjective

      Inter: ca-adj » type=mf


  • floral

  • French

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /flɔʁal/|lang=fr

    Adjective

    Inter: fr-adj » mp=floraux
  • floral

  • Portuguese

    Adjective

    Inter: pt-adj » flora|l|comp=no
  • floral

  • Spanish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » flo̞ˈɾal|lang=es

    Adjective

    Inter: es-adj » pl=florales
  • floral

  • Translation: de » floral
    Translation: et » floral
    Translation: el » floral
    Translation: es » floral
    Translation: fr » floral
    Translation: ko » floral
    Translation: io » floral
    Translation: id » floral
    Translation: kn » floral
    Translation: ml » floral
    Translation: my » floral
    Translation: pl » floral
    Translation: ru » floral
    Category: simple:floral -
    Translation: fi » floral
    Translation: sv » floral
    Translation: ta » floral
    Translation: te » floral
    Translation: tr » floral
    Translation: vi » floral
    Translation: zh » floral