Definition of beadwork in English:


Syllabification: bead·work
Pronunciation: /ˈbēdˌwərk


  • Decorative work made of beads.
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    • Finally he offered him a small leather pouch decorated with beadwork.
    • She wore a blouse and skirt decorated in intricate beadwork and a kilt made of old silver coins.
    • Torches decorated with African beadwork were brought through the streets of Polokwane and used to light the Special Olympic flame.

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