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Related / Similar Words: fancywork, embellishment

 

Definition:
  • decorative needlework;
  • elaboration of an interpretation by the use of decorative (sometimes fictitious) detail; "the mystery has been heightened by many embellishments in subsequent retellings";

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    Hyponyms: candlewick, crewelwork, cross-stitch, cutwork, drawnwork, hemstitch, needlepoint, sampler, smocking

     

    Derivational Morphology: embroider, broider, pad, lard, embellish, aggrandize, aggrandise, blow up, dramatize, dramatise

     

     
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