Definitions and translations for "embellish"

Definition of embellish

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1. To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
The old book cover was embellished with golden letters
2. To make something sound or look better or more acceptable than it is in reality, to distort.
To embellish a story, the truth
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English - English - embellish

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v. adorn, beautify, ornament, decorate

English - Spanish - embellish

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v. embellecer, acicalar, adornar, afiligranar, afilorar, engalanar, hermosear, ornamentar

English - French - embellish

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v. embellir, améliorer, décorer, orner

English - German - embellish

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v. verschönern, schmücken

English - Indonesian - embellish

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v. menghiasi, memperindah, memperindahkan, menyemarakkan, membumbui, membubuhi, menambah-nambah cerita

English - Italian - embellish

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v. abbellire, ornare; (fig) infiorare, colorire

English - Polish - embellish

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v. upiększać, wypiękniać, ozdobić, dekorować, udekorować, ornamentować, przystrajać, barwić, okrasić, upiększyć, wypięknić, ozdabiać

English - Portuguese - embellish

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v. embelezar, enfeitar

English - Romanian - embellish

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v. înfrumuseţa, împodobi, broda, chiti, agrementa

English - Russian - embellish

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г. украшать

English - Turkish - embellish

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f. süslemek, güzelleştirmek, renk katmak, abartmak

English - Ukrainian - embellish

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v. прикрашати, прибріхувати, краса: наділяти красою

English - Dutch - embellish

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ww. verfraaien, versieren

English - Greek - embellish

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ρήμ. εξωραΐζω, γαρνίρω, στολίζω

English - Arabic - embellish

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‏جمل، زخرف، نمق‏

English - Chinese - embellish

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(动) 修饰, 润色, 装饰

English - Chinese - embellish

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(動) 修飾, 潤色, 裝飾

English - Hindi - embellish

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v. सजाना, सज देना, संजोना, आरास्ता करना, सुशोभित करना, अलंकृत करना, संवारना

English - Japanese - embellish

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(動) 飾る; 尾ひれをつける

English - Korean - embellish

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동. 아름답게 하다, 꾸미다, 치장하다

English - Vietnamese - embellish

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v. làm cho đẹp, tô điểm
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Synonyms for embellish
1. exaggerate about: flourish, elaborate, embroider, amplify, enhance
2. adorn: grace, enrich, trim, beautify, bedeck, decorate, embroider
Verb forms for embellish
Present participle: embellishing
Present: embellish (3.person: embellishes)
Past: embellished
Future: will embellish
Present conditional: would embellish
Present Perfect: have embellished (3.person: has embellished)
Past Perfect: had embellished
Future Perfect: will have embellished
Past conditional: would have embellished