Translation of ornate in Spanish:

ornate

Pronunciation: /ɔːrˈneɪt; ɔːˈneɪt/

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [decoration/vase] ornamentado, elaborado; [pejorative/peyorativo], recargado
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    • While poster art continued to prosper, the ornate details of Art Nouveau vanished.
    • They have been found before but rarely with such ornate decoration and never in South Lakeland.
    • The rest of our time is spent in silence, until we arrive at an ornate door decorated with cranes and dragons.
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    • His German epic entitled Parzifal is a massive literary production and was highly ornate in style.
    • Linguistic style: Someone may write in an ornate style, speak in a laconic style, and have an aggressive style when arguing.
    • As a consequence, these genres do not strive to show events in their experiential immediacy and do not use an excessively ornate style of presentation.
    1.2 [language/style] florido; [pejorative/peyorativo], ampuloso

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