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Meaning of EMBOSSED

Pronunciation:  emb'ost

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  embellished with a raised pattern created by pressure or embroidery; "brocaded silk"; "an embossed satin"; "embossed leather"; "raised needlework"; "raised metalwork"

EMBOSSED is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: adorned, brocaded, decorated, raised



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Em*bossed"\ (?; 115), a.
1. Formed or covered with bosses or raised figures.

2. Having a part projecting like the boss of a shield.

3. Swollen; protuberant. [Obs.] ``An embossed carbuncle.''

Thesaurus Terms
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