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Another word for decoration

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Noun
  1. Something that adorns

      1. The act of one that trims.
      2. Something added as decoration or ornament, especially a band of lace or embroidery on clothing.
      3. Accessories; extras:
      1. To make neat or tidy by clipping, smoothing, or pruning:
      2. To remove the excess or unwanted parts from:
      3. To remove (excess or unwanted parts):
      1. The act or process of decorating, adorning, or embellishing.
      2. The state of being decorated, adorned, or embellished.
      3. Something that decorates or adorns; an embellishment.
      1. Something that decorates or adorns; an embellishment.
      2. A person considered as a source of pride, honor, or credit:
      3. A note or group of notes that embellishes a melody.
      1. Something that garnishes; an embellishment.
      1. A legal proceeding in which a plaintiff seeks the satisfaction of a debt by obtaining a judgment that directs a third party in possession of the property of the defendant to make it available to satisfy the judgment.
      2. A court order directing a third party to make such property available.
      3. A decoration or ornamentation:
      1. The act of embellishing or the state of being embellished.
      2. Something that embellishes; a decoration.
      3. A note that embellishes a melody.
      1. The act of adorning.
      2. Something that beautifies or adorns; an ornament:
    See also:

    beautiful

  2. An emblem of honor worn on one's clothing

      1. A flat piece of metal stamped with a design or an inscription commemorating an event or a person, often given as an award.
      2. A piece of metal stamped with a religious device, used as an object of veneration or commemoration.
      3. To win a medal, as in a sports contest:
      1. A device or emblem worn as an insignia of rank, office, or membership in an organization.
      2. An emblem given as an award or honor.
      3. A characteristic mark or indicative trait:
    See also:

    reward

Another word for decoration

Noun
  1. The act of decorating

  2. Something used for decorating

      1. A dark molasses cake flavored with ginger.
      2. A molasses and ginger cookie cut in various shapes, sometimes elaborately decorated.
      3. Elaborate ornamentation.
      1. The quality of being extravagant:
      2. Immoderate spending:
      3. Something extravagant.
      1. A flat plate, slab, or disk that is ornamented or engraved for mounting, as on a wall for decoration or on a monument for information.
      2. A small pin or brooch worn as an ornament or a badge of membership.
      3. A deposit of fatty material on the inner lining of an arterial wall, characteristic of atherosclerosis.
      1. A ballet position executed while standing on one straight leg with the arm extended forward and the other arm and leg extended backward.
      2. A complex, ornate design of intertwined floral, foliate, and geometric figures.
      3. An ornate, whimsical composition especially for piano.
      1. Delicate and intricate ornamental work made from gold, silver, or other fine twisted wire.
      2. An intricate, delicate, or fanciful ornamentation.
      3. A design resembling such ornamentation:
      1. Ornamental work consisting of three-dimensional frets; geometric openwork.
      2. Such ornamental work represented two dimensionally by chiaroscuro.
      1. Elaborate adornment, especially fine clothing and accessories.
      1. Something that garnishes; an embellishment.
      1. A small, often round piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing or threading.
      2. A necklace made of such pieces.
      3. A rosary.
      1. A small shiny ornamental disk, often sewn on cloth; a spangle.
      2. A gold coin of the Venetian Republic.
      3. To affix sequins to (a garment, for example).
      1. A small, often circular piece of sparkling metal or plastic sewn especially on garments for decoration.
      2. A small sparkling object, drop, or spot:
      3. To adorn or cause to sparkle by covering with or as if with spangles:
      1. An ornament, such as a rosette or knot of ribbon, usually worn on the hat as a badge.
      1. To set (pieces of wood or ivory, for example) into a surface, usually at the same level, to form a design.
      2. To decorate by setting in such designs.
      3. To insert (a photograph, for example) within a mat in a book.
      1. Work or ornamentation done with tools, especially stamped or gilded designs on leather.
      2. The process of providing a factory with machinery in preparation for production.
      1. To grow well or luxuriantly; thrive:
      2. To do or fare well; prosper:
      3. To be in a period of highest productivity, excellence, or influence:
      1. Inlay of wood, often of different colors, that is worked into a geometric pattern or mosaic and is used especially for floors.
      1. Any of a large class of materials with highly variable mechanical and optical properties that solidify from the molten state without crystallization, are typically made by silicates fusing with boric oxide, aluminum oxide, or phosphorus pentoxide, are generally hard, brittle, and transparent or translucent, and are considered to be supercooled liquids rather than true solids.
      2. A drinking vessel.
      3. A mirror.
      1. A string or garland, as of leaves or flowers, suspended in a loop or curve between two points.
      2. A representation of such a string or garland, as in painting or sculpture.
      3. To decorate with or as if with festoons; hang festoons on.
      1. A ring or circlet of flowers, boughs, or leaves worn on the head, placed on a memorial, or hung as a decoration.
      2. A representation of this ring or circlet, as in woodwork.
      3. A curling or circular form:
      1. A roll, as of parchment or papyrus, used especially for writing a document.
      2. An ancient book or volume written on such a roll.
      3. A list or schedule of names.
      1. A fancy twist or curl, such as a flourish made with a pen.
      1. A decorative border or edging of hanging threads, cords, or strips, often attached to a separate band.
      2. Something that resembles such a border or edging.
      3. A marginal, peripheral, or secondary part:
      1. Something that forms or serves as an edge or border.
      1. A ruffle or flounce on a garment.
      2. A piece of showy ornamentation.
      3. To decorate with a ruffle or flounce.
      1. A strip of decorative, usually gathered or pleated material attached by one edge, as on a garment or curtain.
      2. To trim with a strip or strips of gathered or pleated material.
      1. A strip of frilled or closely pleated fabric used for trimming or decoration.
      2. A ruff on a bird.
      3. An irregularity or a slight disturbance of a surface:
      1. A ruffled, gathered, or pleated border or projection, such as a fabric edge used to trim clothing.
      2. A projection as of hair, feathers, bone, or cartilage, about the neck of an animal.
      3. A wrinkling of the edge of a photographic film.
      1. Pretentious, showy finery.
      2. Pretentious elegance; ostentation.
      3. Something trivial or nonessential.
      1. The appearance of objects or light sources described in terms of the individual's perception of them, involving hue, lightness, and saturation for objects, and hue, brightness, and saturation for light sources.
      2. The characteristics of light by which the individual is made aware of objects or light sources through the receptors of the eye, described in terms of dominant wavelength, luminance, and purity.
      3. A gradation or variation of this aspect, especially when other than black, white, or gray; a hue:
      1. A liquid mixture, usually of a solid pigment in a liquid vehicle, used as a decorative or protective coating.
      2. The thin dry film formed by such a mixture when applied to a surface.
      3. The solid pigment before it is mixed with a vehicle.
      1. Covered with gold or gilt.
      2. Resembling gold, as in color or luster.
      3. A thin layer of gold or a paint containing or simulating gold that is applied in gilding.
      1. To interweave three or more strands, strips, or lengths of in a diagonally overlapping pattern:
      2. To create (something) by such interweaving:
      3. To style (the hair) by such interweaving.
      1. A narrow strip or band of fabric, especially a fine fabric such as satin or velvet, finished at the edges and used for trimming, tying, or finishing.
      2. Something, such as a tape measure, that resembles a ribbon.
      3. A long thin strip:
      1. A cord or ribbon used to draw and tie together two opposite edges, as of a shoe.
      2. A delicate fabric made of yarn or thread in an open weblike pattern.
      3. Gold or silver braid ornamenting an officer's uniform.
      1. The act or art of embroidering.
      2. Ornamentation of fabric with needlework:
      3. A piece of embroidered fabric.
      1. Very thin sheets, strips, or threads of a glittering material used as a decoration.
      2. Something sparkling or showy but basically valueless:
      3. Made of or decorated with tinsel.
      1. A small ornamental article; a trinket.
      1. An individual part or item; a particular:
      2. Particulars considered individually and in relation to a whole:
      3. A minor or an inconsequential item or aspect; a minutia:
      1. The relative prominence of a particular syllable of a word by greater intensity or by variation or modulation of pitch or tone.
      2. Vocal prominence or emphasis given to a particular syllable, word, or phrase.
      3. One determined by the regional or social background of the speaker.
      1. A subordinate or supplementary item; an adjunct.
      2. Something nonessential but desirable that contributes to an effect or result.
      3. One who knowingly assists a lawbreaker in the commission of a crime but does not actually participate in that crime.
      1. The act of adorning.
      2. Something that beautifies or adorns; an ornament:
      1. To conceive or fashion in the mind; invent:
      2. To formulate a plan for; devise:
      3. To make a graphic or schematic representation of (something), especially as a plan for its structure:
      1. The act of one that trims.
      2. Something added as decoration or ornament, especially a band of lace or embroidery on clothing.
      3. Accessories; extras:
      1. To make neat or tidy by clipping, smoothing, or pruning:
      2. To remove the excess or unwanted parts from:
      3. To remove (excess or unwanted parts):
      1. The act of embellishing or the state of being embellished.
      2. Something that embellishes; a decoration.
      3. A note that embellishes a melody.
      1. Something that decorates or adorns; an embellishment.
      2. A person considered as a source of pride, honor, or credit:
      3. A note or group of notes that embellishes a melody.
  3. An insignia of honor

      1. plural form of laurel
      2. Honors. From the Ancient Greek practice of crowning victors with a branch from the laurel bush, sacred to Apollo.
      1. An upright post with a transverse piece near the top, on which condemned persons were executed in ancient times.
      2. The cross upon which Jesus was crucified.
      3. A crucifix.
      1. A device or emblem worn as an insignia of rank, office, or membership in an organization.
      2. An emblem given as an award or honor.
      3. A characteristic mark or indicative trait:
      1. A narrow strip or band of fabric, especially a fine fabric such as satin or velvet, finished at the edges and used for trimming, tying, or finishing.
      2. Something, such as a tape measure, that resembles a ribbon.
      3. A long thin strip:
      1. A flat piece of metal stamped with a design or an inscription commemorating an event or a person, often given as an award.
      2. A piece of metal stamped with a religious device, used as an object of veneration or commemoration.
      3. To win a medal, as in a sports contest:
      1. To speak or write about, especially briefly or incidentally:
      2. The act or an instance of mentioning something:
      3. A statement or citation of honor or appreciation:
      1. A distinctive badge, design, or device:
      2. An object or representation that functions as a symbol:
      3. An allegorical picture usually inscribed with a verse or motto presenting a moral lesson.
      1. To grant as merited or due:
      2. To grant an amount or other benefit legally due:
      3. Something awarded or granted, as for merit.
      1. The act of citing.
      2. A quotation of or explicit reference to a source for substantiation, as in a scholarly paper.
      3. A reference to a previous court decision or other authority for a point of law, usually by case title and other information.
    See also:

    emblem