Flamboyant

Defined:

1. Highly elaborate; ornate.
2. Richly colored; resplendent.
3. Architecture Of, relating to, or having wavy lines and flame like forms characteristic of 15th- and 16th-century French Gothic architecture.
4. Given to ostentatious or audacious display.  ADJECTIVE

–The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

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One thought on “Flamboyant

  1. I was looking for some “flamboyant” photos on the web in order to discover some characteristic architectural elements, and 95% of the displayed photos have shown mainly an almost rusty red color… Extinguishing flames! 🙂

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