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filigreed Line breaks: fili|greed
Pronunciation: /ˈfɪləɡriːd/
(also filagreed)

Definition of filigreed in English:


Ornamented with or resembling filigree work: white filigreed stockings
More example sentences
  • A story in The New York Times described Joan Hicks, 78, one of the several hundred fans on hand, trying to explain to young coeds why she was wearing old-fashioned attire, a long skirt and filigreed blouse.
  • The laws regarding dual citizenship by birth can get quite filigreed, depending on whether both parents are Americans, if they are married, and which parent is the foreign national.
  • Suddenly and unexpectedly, a shaft of sun angles towards the trees, creating a filigreed pattern and the far meadow is lit up in a narrow swathe of bright light, tinting the grass a glowing lemon-green.

Words that rhyme with filigreed

copyread • crossbreed
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