Words Like EUPHUISM
We have put together a list of words that are similar to EUPHUISM.
1 Alternative Words Similar to euphuism
6 definitions of euphuism
In English literature, an affected literary style, originating in the fifteenth century, characterized by a wide vocabulary, alliteration, consonance, verbal antithesis, and odd combinations of words.
Synonyms This word is sometimes confounded with euphemism and euphony. It has nothing to do with either.
An ornate style of writing (in Elizabethan England) marked by the excessive use of alliteration, antithesis and mythological similes.
An example of euphuism.
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
any artificially elegant style of language