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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Adorned with or as if with delicate ornamental work of fine silver, gold, or other metal wires

Usage examples (33)
  • Noun : a filigree of frost
  • Witty, larky, clever the swank man and the swankier woman recall the filigreed mysteries of Thirties Hollywood.
  • Chocolate is still the king of beverages, often served in the same kind of filigreed gourds depicted on Classic Mayan vases.
  • The freckled fingers let go of the filigreed weapon. for more
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