jewelled
jeweled jeweled jewelled jewelledadj. covered with beads or jewels or sequins.

Syn: beaded, beady, bejewelled, bejeweled, bespangled, gemmed, sequined, spangled, spangly. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Jewelled — Jewel Jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeweled}, or {Jewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeweling}, or {Jewelling}.] To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels; to bejewel. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jewelled — adj. Jewelled/jeweled is used with these nouns: ↑dagger, ↑pin …   Collocations dictionary

  • jewelled — jew|elled BrE jeweled AmE [ˈdʒu:əld] adj decorated with jewels ▪ the famous jewelled eggs of Fabergé …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • jewelled — [[t]ʤu͟ːəld[/t]] ADJ Jewelled items and ornaments are decorated with precious stones. (in AM, use jeweled) …   English dictionary

  • jewelled — BrE, jeweled AmE adjective decorated with jewels: the famous jewelled eggs of Fabergé …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • jewelled — UK [ˈdʒuːəld] / US [ˈdʒuəld] adjective a jewelled object is decorated with jewels …   English dictionary

  • jewelled — jewel ► NOUN 1) a precious stone, especially a single crystal or a cut and polished piece of a lustrous or translucent mineral. 2) (jewels) pieces of jewellery. 3) a hard precious stone used as a bearing in a watch, compass, etc. 4) a highly… …   English terms dictionary

  • jewelled — adjective set with jewels …   Wiktionary

  • jewelled — jew|elled [ dʒuəld ] the British spelling of jeweled …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • jewelled — adj. bejeweled, set with jewels, decorated with precious stones jew·el || dÊ’uːəl n. gem, gemstone, precious stone; ornament set with precious stones; valuable possession; highly esteemed person v. set with precious stones, decorate with… …   English contemporary dictionary

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