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Meaning of JEWELRY

Pronunciation:  'jooulree

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)

JEWELRY is a 7 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: jewellery
 See Also: adornment, band, bangle, bead, bijou, bracelet, clip, cufflink, earring, gem, gemstone, jewel, necklace, pin, precious stone, ring, stone, tie clip



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Jew"el*ry\, n. [Cf. F. joaillerie.]
1. The art or trade of a jeweler. --Cotgrave.

2. Jewels, collectively; as, a bride's jewelry.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing jewelry in your dream means your own sense of self worth and personal value. It is also symbolic of knowledge, identity, or whatever qualities you hold precious in your life. They highlight the importance of spirituality and psychological riches. A particular piece of jewelry that you own, may symbolize aspects of a waking relationship. Dreaming that you receive jewelries as gifts indicates that you need to acknowledge and incorporate those corresponding qualities within your own self. Seeing broken jewelry in your dream means disappointment in achieving your goals and attaining your highest desires.