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Synonyms of embroider in English:


  • 1 the cushion was embroidered with a pattern of golden keys
    decorate, adorn, ornament, embellish;
    sew, stitch
  • 2 she embroidered her stories with colourful detail
    elaborate, embellish, colour, enlarge on, exaggerate, catastrophize;
    add detail to, go into detail about, flesh out, add flesh to;
    touch up, dress up, gild, ginger up
    informal jazz up
    [Antonyms] simplify
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