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ornamental

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of ornamental

  1. serving to add beauty <the trim on Victorian houses is sometimes elaborately ornamental> Synonyms adorning, beautifying, cosmetic, embellishing, decorativeRelated Words alluring, appealing, attractive, charming, delightful, glamorous (also glamourous), pleasing, prepossessing; beauteous, beautiful, bonny (also bonnie) [chiefly British], comely, fair, gorgeous, handsome, lovely, pretty, stunning; detailed, elaborate, fancy, ornateAntonyms functional, utilitarian




ornamental

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ornamental

  1. a small object displayed for its attractiveness or interest <a collection of fragile ornamentals kept in a glass cabinet> Synonyms bauble, bibelot, curio, curiosity, doodad, gaud, gewgaw (also geegaw), gimcrack, kickshaw, novelty, knickknack, tchotchke, trinketRelated Words bijouterie, bric-a-brac, gimcrackery, trinketry, trumpery, virtu (or vertu); bagatelle, trifle; figurine, objet d'art (also objet), ornament; keepsake, memento, souvenir; conversation piece; collectible (or collectable), collector's item





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