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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An adornment made of precious metals and set with gems.

Usage examples (35)
  • jewelry is often worn to impress other people about how wealthy one is.
  • The term jewelry started from the Latin word "jocale" which means a plaything.
  • The word jewelry is originated from the word "jewel."
  • The jewelry is all made using VINTAGE typewriter keys. for more
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  • The "jury" (a committee with judging authority) awarded financial reparations for the "jewelry" (precious stones or metals worn for adornment) stolen from the "Jewry" (the Jewish people) during the war.
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