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Adjective
  1. Of a healthy reddish color

    See also:

    colors

  2. Elaborately and heavily ornamented

      1. A style of art, especially architecture and decorative art, that originated in France in the early 1700s and is marked by elaborate ornamentation, as with a profusion of scrolls, foliage, and animal forms.
      2. A very ornate style of speech or writing.
      3. A style of composition arising in the 1700s in France, often viewed as an extension of the baroque, and characterized by a high degree of ornamentation and lightness of expression.
      1. Elaborately, heavily, and often excessively ornamented.
      2. Elaborate or showy, as in style:
      1. Given to or marked by elaborate, ostentatious, or audacious display or behavior.
      2. Richly or brightly colored; resplendent:
      3. Of, relating to, or having wavy lines and flamelike forms characteristic of 15th- and 16th-century French Gothic architecture.
      1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a style in art and architecture developed in Europe from the early 17th to mid-18th century, emphasizing dramatic, often strained effect and typified by bold, curving forms, elaborate ornamentation, and overall balance of disparate parts.
      2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a style of composition that flourished in Europe from about 1600 to 1750, marked by expressive dissonance and elaborate ornamentation.
      3. Extravagant, complex, or bizarre, especially in ornamentation:
    See also:

    plain

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