embroidery


embroidery
embroidery [em broi′dər ē, imbroi′dər ē]
n.
pl. embroideries [ME embrouderie: see EMBROIDER & -ERY]
1. the art or work of ornamenting fabric with needlework; embroidering
2. embroidered work or fabric; ornamental needlework
3. embellishment, as of an account
4. something superficial or unnecessary but attractive or desirable

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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