Synonyms for over-embellished

Synonyms for (adj) over-embellished

Synonyms: empurpled, over-embellished, purple

Definition: excessively elaborate or showily expressed

Usage: a writer of empurpled literature; many purple passages; an over-embellished story of the fish that got away

Similar words: rhetorical

Definition: given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought

Usage: mere rhetorical frippery

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