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noun [countable/uncountable] embellishment pronunciation in American English /ɪmˈbelɪʃmənt/
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singularembellishment
pluralembellishments
  1. 1
    a detail added to a story to make it more interesting, especially one that is not completely true, or the process of doing this
  2. 2
    a decoration added to something in order to make it more beautiful, or the process of doing this

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