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jewelry

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noun jew·el·ry \ˈjü-əl-rē, ˈjül-rē, ˈju̇l-; ÷ˈjü-lə-rē\

Simple Definition of jewelry

  • : decorative objects (such as rings, necklaces, and earrings) that people wear on their body

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jewelry

  1. :  jewels; especially :  objects of precious metal often set with gems and worn for personal adornment

Examples of jewelry in a sentence

  1. a store that sells jewelry



14th Century

First Known Use of jewelry

14th century


JEWELRY Defined for Kids

jewelry

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noun jew·el·ry \ˈjü-əl-rē\

Definition of jewelry for Students

  1. :  ornamental pieces (as rings or necklaces) worn on the body





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