Embroider - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- add details to (syn: aggrandise, aggrandize, dramatise, dramatize, embellish, lard, pad)
She embroidered tiny flowers on the baby's scarf.
a scarf embroidered with tiny flowers
He is known to embroider the truth about his service in the army.
She embroidered a towel for me.
The history has been extravagantly embroidered.
The dress was embroidered with flowers.
A colourful design was embroidered on the sleeve of the shirt.
present participle: embroidering
past tense: embroidered
past participle: embroidered