Definition of costume jewellery in English:

costume jewellery

Line breaks: cos|tume jew¦el|lery

noun

[mass noun]
Jewellery made with inexpensive materials or imitation gems.
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  • 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.

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