• IPA: /ɪmˈbɛlɪʃ/, /ɛm-/

embellish (embellishes, present participle embellishing; past and past participle embellished)

  1. To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
    The old book cover was embellished with golden letters
  2. To make something sound or look better or more acceptable than it is in reality; to distort, to embroider.
    to embellish a story, the truth
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