HyperDic: ornateness

English > 2 senses of the word ornateness:
NOUNcommunicationornateness, grandiosity, magniloquence, grandiloquence, rhetorichigh-flown style
attributeornateness, elaboratenessan ornate appearance
English > ornateness: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningHigh-flown style; excessive use of verbal / verbal ornamentation.
Example "an excessive ornateness of language"
Synonymsgrandiosity, magniloquence, grandiloquence, rhetoric
Narrowerbombast, fustian, rant, claptrap, blahpompous or pretentious talk or writing
flourishA display of ornamental speech or language
Broaderexpressive style, styleA way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
Spanishaltilocuencia, altisonancia, grandilocuencia, grandiloqüencia
Catalanaltiloqüència, altisonància, grandiloqüència
Adjectivesornatemarked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details
English > ornateness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningAn ornate appearance; being elaborately (even excessively) decorated.
Narrowerflamboyance, floridness, floridity, showinessExtravagant elaborateness
fussinessunnecessary elaborateness / elaborateness in details
Broaderappearance, visual aspectoutward or visible aspect of a person or thing
Spanishelaboración, vistosidad
Catalanelaboració, vistositat

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