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accessorize Line breaks: ac¦ces¦sor|ize
Pronunciation: /əkˈsɛsərʌɪz/
(also accessorise)

Definition of accessorize in English:


[with object]
Decorate or augment (something, especially a garment) with a fashion accessory: sequinned catsuits were accessorized with cork-heeled shoes
More example sentences
  • And Gonsal is surprised how many crisp suits are accessorized with poorly maintained shoes.
  • Fashion plate Nicole Kidman has been known to accessorize her gorgeous gowns with glasses for reading at the awards podiums.
  • Her dark green dress is accessorized with a simple black velvet choker around her neck, black open-toe high heels, and a black hand bag.
complement, supplement, add to, augment;
enhance, set off, show off;
go with, suit;
literary bedizen, furbelow
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