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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something added to make an object more beautiful.

Usage examples (32)
  • The bouquet of roses was a beautiful embellishment on the wedding cake.
  • The smoke-key embellishment is a result of some experimenting I did with etching metal.
  • I'm using luxurious fabrics but a lot less embellishment, which is very expensive to do.
  • Mature enough by this time to realize that his account of his time at Business International could be described as embellishment for more
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