inwrought
decorated decorated adj. having decorations. [Narrower terms: {beaded, beady, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly}; {bedaubed}; {bespectacled, monocled, spectacled}; {braided}; {brocaded, embossed, raised}; {buttony}; {carbuncled}; {champleve, cloisonne, enameled}; {crested, plumed having a decorative plume)}; {crested, top-knotted, topknotted, tufted}; {crested}; {embellished, ornamented, ornate}; {embroidered}; {encircled, ringed, wreathed}; {fancied up, gussied, gussied up, tricked out}; {feathery, feathered, plumy}; {frilled, frilly, ruffled}; {fringed}; {gilt-edged}; {inflamed}; {inlaid}; {inwrought}; {laced}; {mosaic, tessellated}; {paneled, wainscoted}; {studded}; {tapestried}; {tasseled, tasselled}; {tufted}; {clinquant, tinseled, tinselly}; {tricked-out}] Also See: {clothed}, {fancy}. Antonym: {unadorned}.

Syn: adorned. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Inwrought — In*wrought , p. p. or a. [Pref. in + wrought. Cf. {Inwork}.] Wrought or worked in or among other things; worked into any fabric so as to from a part of its texture; wrought or adorned, as with figures. [1913 Webster] His mantle hairy, and his… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • inwrought — [in rôt′, in′rôt΄] adj. [ IN 1 + WROUGHT] 1. a) worked or woven into a fabric: said of a pattern, etc. b) Archaic having a decoration worked in 2. closely blended with other things …   English World dictionary

  • inwrought — /in rawt /, adj. 1. worked in or closely combined with something. 2. wrought or worked with something by way of decoration. 3. Archaic. wrought or worked in, as a decorative pattern. Also, enwrought. [1630 40; IN 1 + WROUGHT] * * * …   Universalium

  • inwrought — adjective Having a design that has been worked or woven in …   Wiktionary

  • inwrought — in·wrought || ‚ɪn rɔːt adj. having a pattern or design worked or woven in (of a fabric); woven or worked into a fabric (of a pattern or design) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inwrought — [ɪn rɔ:t, ɪnrɔ:t] adjective literary (of a fabric or garment) intricately embroidered …   English new terms dictionary

  • inwrought — in·wrought …   English syllables

  • inwrought — in•wrought [[t]ɪnˈrɔt[/t]] adj. 1) worked in or closely combined with something 2) wrought or worked with something by way of decoration 3) archaic wrought or worked in • Etymology: 1630–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • inwrought — /ɪnˈrɔt/ (say in rawt) adjective 1. wrought or worked with something by way of decoration. 2. wrought or worked in, as a decorative pattern. 3. worked in or closely combined with something …   Australian English dictionary

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