Embellish - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- be beautiful to look at (syn: adorn, beautify, deck, decorate, grace)
- make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc. (syn: adorn, beautify, decorate, grace, ornament)
- make more beautiful (syn: beautify, fancify, prettify)
a book embellished with colorful illustrations
He embellished his speech with a few quotations.
The leather cover of the old book was embellished with gold letters.
The dress was embellished with gold threads.
She gave an embellished account of what had happened.
present participle: embellishing
past tense: embellished
past participle: embellished