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ornament

Synonyms of ornament in English:

noun

  • 1 small tables covered with ornaments
    knick-knack, trinket, bauble, piece of bric-a-brac, bibelot, gewgaw, gimcrack, furbelow, objet, accessory
    informal whatnot, dingle-dangle
    British informal doobry, doodah
    North American informal tchotchke, tsatske
    dated folderol
  • 2 a cream silk dress that had no ornament at all
  • verb

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  • the gold ring was exquisitely ornamented with tiny pearls
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