Embellish

Definition of Embellish

Em`bel´lish
v. t.1.To make beautiful or elegant by ornaments; to decorate; to adorn; as, to embellish a book with pictures, a garden with shrubs and flowers, a narrative with striking anecdotes, or style with metaphors.
[imp. & p. p. Embellished ; p. pr. & vb. n. Embellishing.]

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