Jewellery made with inexpensive materials or imitation gems.
More example sentences
- I would describe the earrings as costume jewellery, but the rings are gold and some are quite distinctive.
- The pair stole treasured costume jewellery belonging to the home's 18 occupants before loading the office safe onto a wheelchair.
- In 2004 costume jewellery will go wild, picking up on pearl and diamanté and coloured stone large brooch trends from the 50s and 80s.
Definition of costume jewellery in:
- The US English dictionary