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costume jewelry

noun

Simple Definition of costume jewelry

  • : fancy jewelry that is usually made of inexpensive materials rather than real gold, diamonds, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of costume jewelry

  1. :  jewelry designed for wear with current fashions and usually made of inexpensive materials

1927

First Known Use of costume jewelry

1927


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