- of or characterized by plethora: a plethoric condition
- characterized by excess or profusion; turgid; inflated: a plethoric speech
- a. Excessive in quantity; superabundant: “this successful industry of England, with its plethoric wealth” (Thomas Carlyle).b. Excessive in style; turgid: plethoric prose.
- Characterized by an overabundance of blood.
(comparative more plethoric, superlative most plethoric)
From Late Latin plethoricus, from Hellenistic Ancient Greek Ï€Î»Î·Î¸Ï‰ÏÎ¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (plÄ“thÅrikos), from Ï€Î»Î·Î¸ÏŽÏÎ± (plÄ“thÅra, “plethora").