Part of speech:
Emboss is defined as to carve, or to decorate with raised designs.
To decorate; adorn; embellish; trim
Ornament is defined as to decorate or make beautiful.
To cover with decorations; adorn
Festoon is defined as to make wreaths or curved strings of leaves or flowers, or to decorate with such shaped objects.
To cover or decorate with or as with jewels
To cover with or as with a crust, or hard coating
(Nautical) In good order, properly managed or maintained.
(Intransitive) To color one's face by way of beautifying it.
Renovate is to restore something to a newer or better state.
To change the appearance or furnishings of; refurbish.
To improve or make more impressive:
To improve the quality or condition of
To decorate (an initial letter or word) with designs, tracings, etc. of gold, silver, or bright colors
To adorn or cause to sparkle by covering with or as if with spangles:
To produce or compose (a substance, for example) from simpler elements.
To brighten by cleaning or rubbing; polish.
Enamel is defined as to put a glossy coating on something.
To improve or refine (someone or someone's manners, appearance, etc.) as by removing crudeness or vulgarity
To varnish is defined as to give something or an idea a smooth or polished appearance.
To honor or favor:
To consume all of; use up:
Perfect is defined as to complete something or sharpen one's skills.
Serving to decorate or embellish; ornamental.
Atmosphere is defined as the area of air and gas enveloping objects in space, like stars and planets, or the air around any location.
A snug-fitting, hooded sleeping bag of heavy material for infants.
Gay or rich clothing.
The decorative scheme of a room, stage set, etc.
The state of being emblazoned.
Ornamentation of fabric with needlework:
An intricate, delicate, or fanciful ornamentation.
An oval or circular design, portrait, relief carving, etc. resembling a medal in shape and used as a decorative form in architecture, textiles, etc.
To smear; soil.
To mention or bring forward as support, illustration, or proof:
To decorate (iron, steel, etc.) with wavy markings or with inlaid patterns of gold or silver
(Military, intransitive) To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at proper distance; to align. Sometimes an imperative command.
To cover or adorn with parget.
To make pretty or prettier, especially in a superficial or insubstantial way.
To do over again.
(Uncommon) To furnish with a deck, as a vessel.
To furnish with decorations
To become beautiful
Cheap and showy; gaudy
- Bedeck emphasizes the addition of showy things bedecked with jewelry
- To beautify is to lend beauty to, or heighten the beauty of to plant trees to beautify the neighborhood
- Embellish suggests the addition of something highly ornamental or ostentatious for effect
- Ornament is used with reference to accessories that enhance the appearance a crown ornamented with jewels
- Adorn is used of that which adds to the beauty of something by gracing it with its own beauty roses adorned her hair
- Decorate implies the addition of something to render attractive what would otherwise be plain or bare to decorate a wall with pictures
Find another word for decorate. In this page you can discover 83 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for decorate, like: emboss, garnish, ornament, adorn, terracotta, bedeck, festoon, dress up, bejewel, encrust and pretty-up.