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grandiose, impressive, lofty, pretentious, severe, strenuous, visionary, loftier.
motley, multiplex, tangled, byzantine, involute.
complex, complicated, confounded, confused, intricate, involved, knotted, labyrinthine, perplexing, puzzling, snarled, tangled, mega factor, wheels within wheels, convoluted, hi-tech, gasser, hi tech.
in high feather, dressed to kill, dressed to nines, looking sharp.
busy, careful, complex, complicated, decorated, detailed, elegant, embellished, exact, extensive, extravagant, fancy, fussy, garnished, imposing, knotty, labored, labyrinthine, luxurious, minute, ornamented, ornate, ostentatious, overdone, painstaking, perfected, plush, posh, precise, prodigious, refined, showy, skillful, sophisticated, studied, thorough, Overworked, highly wrought, high tech, many-faceted, with all the extras, with all the options, with bells and whistles.
gesticulative, senatorial, stagy, stylistic, stagier, stagiest, longwinded.
for show, setting off.
ornately spoken or written
baroque, bloated, bombastic, eloquent, embellished, fancy, flamboyant, florid, flowery, gilded, grandiloquent, high-sounding, highfalutin, inflated, lofty, opulent, ornate, ponderous, rhetorical, rich, rococo, showy, splashy, voluble.
careless, convoluted, extensive, general, labored, laborious, minute, painstaking, simple, studied.
careful, complicate, detailed, dilate, elaborated, enlarge, expand, expatiate, exposit, expound, fancy, flesh out, lucubrate, luxuriant, rarify, refine, work out.
dilate, elaborate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, exposit, expound, flesh out, lucubrate.
advance, better, correct, embellish, enhance, enrich, further, garnish, improve, progress, refine, renovate, upgrade.
make detailed; expand
amplify, bedeck, clarify, comment, complicate, deck, decorate, develop, devise, discuss, embellish, enhance, enlarge, evolve, expatiate, explain, expound, flesh out, garnish, improve, interpret, ornament, particularize, polish, produce, refine, specify, unfold, work out.
decorated, dressy, elegant, extravagant, flashy, fussy, gaudy, imposing, ordinary, ostentatious, plain, refined, spangled.
Examples of usage:
– Sisters by Kathleen Norris
– Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
– Home Fires in France by Dorothy Canfield
– Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
– The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne