Definitions and translations for "decoration"

Definition of decoration

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Noun
1. The act of adorning, embellishing, or honoring; ornamentation.
2. That which adorns, enriches, or beautifies; something added by way of embellishment; ornament.
3. Specifically, any mark of honor to be worn upon the person, as a medal, cross, or ribbon of an order of knighthood, bestowed for services in war, great achievements in literature, art, etc.
4. The use of exotic sugars as decoys to distract the immune system of a host
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English - English - decoration

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n. ornament; adornment; beautification; medal or honor which is bestowed upon someone (e.g. in the armed forces)
n. decoration, embellishment, ornamentation, adornment, enhancement; painting, garland; medal

English - Spanish - decoration

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s. decoración, adornamiento, adorno, aplicación, decorado, guarnición, ornamentación; condecoración, distintivo, elogio

English - French - decoration

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n. décoration, embellissement, ornement, parure; garniture; pavoisement; peinture et collage de tapisserie (d'une pièce); décoration, médaille, distinction

English - German - decoration

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n. Dekoration; Verzierung

English - Indonesian - decoration

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n. hiasan, penghias, perhiasan, dekorasi, dekor, sungging, tanda jasa, bintang kehormatan, bintang jasa

English - Italian - decoration

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s. decorazione, ornamento, addobbo; onorificenza; medaglia

English - Polish - decoration

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n. ozdoba, dekoracja, dekorowanie, upiększenie, order, ozdobienie, odznaka, nagroda

English - Portuguese - decoration

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s. decoração; enfeite; condecoração

English - Romanian - decoration

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n. decor, decoraţiune, decorare, ornamentare, împodobire, decoraţie, pavoazare, steag: steaguri, ghirlande de sărbătoare

English - Russian - decoration

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с. украшение, убранство, декор, декорация, наружная и внутренняя отделка; знак отличия, орден; праздничные флаги, гирлянды

English - Turkish - decoration

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i. dekorasyon, süsleme, süs; iç mimari; madalya, nişan

English - Ukrainian - decoration

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n. прикраса, оздоблення, убрання, декорування, інтер'єр, відзначення, орден

English - Dutch - decoration

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zn. versiering; illustratie

English - Greek - decoration

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ουσ. στόλισμα, στολισμός, διακόσμηση, παρασημοφορία

English - Arabic - decoration

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‏حلية، الزينة، تزيين، زخرفة، وسام، ديكور زخرفة‏

English - Chinese - decoration

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(名) 装饰, 装潢; 勋章; 装饰物, 装饰品; 奖章

English - Chinese - decoration

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(名) 裝飾, 裝潢; 勳章; 裝飾物, 裝飾品; 獎章

English - Hindi - decoration

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n. सजाना, अलंकृति, अलंकार, अलंकरण, भूषण, गहना, सज्जा, सजावट, आभूषण, ज़ेवर, ठाट-बाट, आरास्तगी, पदक, आर्डर, नेपथ्य, परिष्कार

English - Japanese - decoration

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(名) 装飾; 装飾品; 美化; 勲章(軍隊で)

English - Korean - decoration

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명. 장식; 치장; 아름답게 하기; 훈장수여, 영예수여

English - Vietnamese - decoration

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n. nghề trang trí, nghề trang hoàng, nghề trần thiết, sự thưởng
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Synonyms for decoration
1. item used to decorate: ribbon, tooling, tinsel, braid, festoon, colour, spangle
2. adornment: ornamentation, embellishment, beautification, painting
3. badge of honour: badge, citation, medal, ribbon, insignia, emblem, award