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adorno [a.dur.nu.] : adornment (n.); ornament (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: adorno: adornment ]
Synonyms: dayan-dayan

Derivatives of adorno

n. (artifact)1. adornmenta decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness.
~ stripe, banding, bandan adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material.
~ fallal, gaud, gewgaw, trinket, bangle, bauble, noveltycheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing.
~ beauty spota spot that is worn on a lady's face for adornment.
~ boutonnierea flower that is worn in a buttonhole.
~ circletdecorated metal band worn around the head.
~ cordonadornment consisting of an ornamental ribbon or cord.
~ decoration, ornament, ornamentationsomething used to beautify.
~ epaulet, epauletteadornment consisting of an ornamental cloth pad worn on the shoulder.
~ foban adornment that hangs from a watch chain.
~ flounce, furbelow, ruffle, frilla strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim.
~ froga decorative loop of braid or cord.
~ frontal, frontletan adornment worn on the forehead.
~ jewellery, jewelryan adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems).
~ pectoral medallion, pectoralan adornment worn on the chest or breast.
~ pendant, pendentan adornment that hangs from a piece of jewelry (necklace or earring).
~ plumea feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament.
~ pom-pom, pompondecoration consisting of a ball of tufted wool or silk; usually worn on a hat.
~ rosettean ornament or pattern resembling a rose that is worn as a badge of office or as recognition of having won an honor.
~ diamante, sequin, spangleadornment consisting of a small piece of shiny material used to decorate clothing.
~ tasseladornment consisting of a bunch of cords fastened at one end.
~ passementerie, trim, trimminga decoration or adornment on a garment.; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"
~ war paintadornment consisting of paint applied to the face and body of certain Amerindians before a battle.
n. (act)2. adornmentthe action of decorating yourself with something colorful and interesting.
~ decorationthe act of decorating something (in the hope of making it more attractive).
n. (artifact)1. decoration, ornament, ornamentationsomething used to beautify.
~ artefact, artifacta man-made object taken as a whole.
~ adornmenta decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness.
~ arabesquean ornament that interlaces simulated foliage in an intricate design.
~ architectural ornament(architecture) something added to a building to improve its appearance.
~ beading, beadworkornamentation with beads.
~ bowa decorative interlacing of ribbons.
~ brassan ornament or utensil made of brass.
~ centerpiece, centrepiecesomething placed at the center of something else (as on a table).
~ christmas treean ornamented evergreen used as a Christmas decoration.
~ cockadean ornament (such as a knot of ribbon or a rosette) usually worn on the hat.
~ pattern, design, figurea decorative or artistic work.; "the coach had a design on the doors"
~ embellishmenta superfluous ornament.
~ finialan ornament at the top of a spire or gable; usually a foliated fleur-de-lis.
~ floral arrangement, flower arrangementa decorative arrangement of flowers.
~ falderol, folderal, gimcrack, gimcrackery, nonsense, trumpery, frillornamental objects of no great value.
~ gargoylean ornament consisting of a grotesquely carved figure of a person or animal.
~ garnishany decoration added as a trimming or adornment.
~ graffiti, graffitoa rude decoration inscribed on rocks or walls.
~ hanging, wall hangingdecoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window.; "the cold castle walls were covered with hangings"
~ hood ornamentan ornament on the front of the hood of a car emblematic of the manufacturer.
~ encrustation, incrustationa decorative coating of contrasting material that is applied to a surface as an inlay or overlay.
~ inlaya decoration made by fitting pieces of wood into prepared slots in a surface.
~ decor, interior decorationdecoration consisting of the layout and furnishings of a livable interior.
~ pommel, knoban ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger.
~ lunulaa crescent-shaped metal ornament of the Bronze Age.
~ moulding, moldinga decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing.
~ nailheadsomething resembling the head of a nail that is used as an ornamental device.
~ neckletdecoration worn about the neck (fur piece or tight necklace) as an ornament.
~ overlaya layer of decorative material (such as gold leaf or wood veneer) applied over a surface.
~ rosemalinga Scandinavian style of carved or painted decoration (as on furniture or walls or dinnerware) consisting of floral motifs.
~ set decorationa decoration used as part of the set of a theatrical or movie production.
~ sgraffitoa ceramic or mural decoration made by scratching off a surface layer to reveal the ground.
~ volute, spiralornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center.
~ sprigan ornament that resembles a spray of leaves or flowers.
~ rivet, studornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt).
~ fin, tail fin, tailfinone of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile.
~ tinsela showy decoration that is basically valueless.; "all the tinsel of self-promotion"
~ tracerydecoration consisting of an open pattern of interlacing ribs.
~ wind bell, wind chimea decorative arrangement of pieces of metal or glass or pottery that hang together loosely so the wind can cause them to tinkle.
~ garnishsomething (such as parsley) added to a dish for flavor or decoration.
v. (creation)2. adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornamentmake more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc..; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
~ alter, change, modifycause to change; make different; cause a transformation.; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
~ wreathedecorate or deck with wreaths.; "wreathe the grave site"
~ incrust, encrust, besetdecorate or cover lavishly (as with gems).
~ braiddecorate with braids or ribbons.; "braid a collar"
~ broider, embroiderdecorate with needlework.
~ stickcover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface.; "stick some feathers in the turkey before you serve it"
~ illustratesupply with illustrations.; "illustrate a book with drawings"
~ garlandadorn with bands of flowers or leaves.; "They garlanded the statue"
~ fledge, flightdecorate with feathers.; "fledge an arrow"
~ bespangle, spangledecorate with spangles.; "the star-spangled banner"
~ foliatedecorate with leaves.
~ flagdecorate with flags.; "the building was flagged for the holiday"
~ bard, barde, caparison, dress upput a caparison on.; "caparison the horses for the festive occasion"
~ beaddecorate by sewing beads onto.; "bead the wedding gown"
~ pipetrim with piping.; "pipe the skirt"
~ appliquesew on as a decoration.
~ gild the lily, paint the lilyadorn unnecessarily (something that is already beautiful).
~ vermiculatedecorate with wavy or winding lines.
~ smockembellish by sewing in straight lines crossing each other diagonally.; "The folk dancers wore smocked shirts"
~ hangdecorate or furnish with something suspended.; "Hang wallpaper"
~ prankdress or decorate showily or gaudily.; "Roses were pranking the lawn"
~ tinseladorn with tinsel.; "snow flakes tinseled the trees"
~ tart updecorate in a cheap and flashy way.; "the small-town bar was all tarted up"
~ stuccodecorate with stucco work.; "stuccoed ceilings"
~ redecorateredo the decoration of an apartment or house.
~ paneldecorate with panels.; "panel the walls with wood"
~ bejewel, jeweladorn or decorate with precious stones.; "jeweled dresses"
~ filet, filletdecorate with a lace of geometric designs.
~ scallopdecorate an edge with scallops.; "the dress had a scalloped skirt"
~ bedizendecorate tastelessly.
~ dress shipdecorate a ship with flags.
~ garnish, trim, dressdecorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods.
~ trimdecorate, as with ornaments.; "trim the christmas tree"; "trim a shop window"
~ bedeck, bedight, deckdecorate.; "deck the halls with holly"
~ festoondecorate with strings of flowers.; "The public buildings were festooned for the holiday"
~ enamelcoat, inlay, or surface with enamel.
~ inlaydecorate the surface of by inserting wood, stone, and metal.
~ lacquercoat with lacquer.; "A lacquered box from China"
~ begild, engild, gilddecorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold.
~ illuminateadd embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts).
~ blazon, emblazondecorate with heraldic arms.
~ emblazon, colour, colordecorate with colors.; "color the walls with paint in warm tones"
~ fringeadorn with a fringe.; "The weaver fringed the scarf"
~ fretdecorate with an interlaced design.
~ landscapeembellish with plants.; "Let's landscape the yard"
~ ornamentbe an ornament to.; "stars ornamented the Christmas tree"
v. (stative)3. ornamentbe an ornament to.; "stars ornamented the Christmas tree"
~ adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, beautify, embellishmake more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc..; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
~ deck, adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, gracebe beautiful to look at.; "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere"