Em*bel"lish*ment (?), n. [Cf. F. embellissement.]


The act of adorning, or the state of being adorned; adornment.

In the selection of their ground, as well as in the embellishment of it. Prescott.


That which adds beauty or elegance; ornament; decoration; as, pictorial embellishments.

The graces and embellishments of the exterior man. I. Taylor.


© Webster 1913.

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