Euphuism - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈjuːfjuːɪzəm|  American pronunciation of the word euphuism
Brit.  |ˈjuːfjʊɪz(ə)m|  British pronunciation of the word euphuism

noun

- any artificially elegant style of language
- an elegant style of prose of the Elizabethan period; characterized by balance and antithesis and alliteration and extended similes with and allusions to nature and mythology
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