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Pronunciation:  emb'elisht

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  1. [adj]  rich in decorative detail
  2. [adj]  excessively elaborate or showily expressed; "a writer of empurpled literature"; "many purple passages"; "speech embellished with classical quotations"; "an over-embellished story of the fish that got away"

EMBELLISHED is a 11 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: adorned, decorated, empurpled, ornamented, ornate, over-embellished, purple, rhetorical



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