[ ple-thawr-ik, -thor-, pleth-uh-rik ]
/ plɛˈθɔr ɪk, -ˈθɒr-, ˈplɛθ ə rɪk /


overfull; turgid; inflated: a plethoric, pompous speech.
of, relating to, or characterized by plethora.

Origin of plethoric

First recorded in 1610–20; plethor(a) + -ic

Related forms

ple·thor·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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