bejeweled

adjective
be·jew·eled | \ bi-ˈjü-əld , -ˈjüld , bē- also -ˈju̇ld \
variants: or bejewelled

Definition of bejeweled 

: ornamented with or as if with jewels a bejeweled crown Packed with recipes and bejeweled with colorful pictures … —Claire Hopley : wearing jewels … a jostling crowd of bejeweled women pinching noontime flutes of Champagne. —Andrew Rice

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At an entrance of the University of Florida’s Steinmetz Hall, home of what one university survey rates as the world’s top entomology department, sits a display case of bejeweled curios. Jack Payne, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Insects as art: How Florida can overcome the yuck factor," 9 July 2018 Above, watch Minogue conquer each look in the comfort of her hotel room, and wait until the last frame to catch a glimpse of the star in all her bejeweled glory onstage. Rachel Hahn, Vogue, "Watch Kylie Minogue Try on 7 Showstopping Looks for Pride," 26 June 2018 The trio coordinated their bejeweled jackets with simple black trousers. Vogue, "Met Gala 2018 Live Blog: Katy Perry Walks the Red Carpet in Six-Foot Wings," 7 May 2018 This heavily bejeweled female figure with Eastern headdress still has flecks of red in her hair and on her cheeks, with gold tints on her pendant necklaces. Jori Finkel, New York Times, "Five Must-See Artworks at the Renovated Getty Villa," 13 Apr. 2018 As Popsugar reports, the K-beauty brand just launched a limited edition version of their iconic setting powder, but with a bejeweled upgrade courtesy of containers inspired by the 12 birthstones, ranging from Garnet to Sapphire to Turquoise. Zoë Weiner, Teen Vogue, "Innisfree Launches Birthstone Inspired Makeup Setting Powders," 2 May 2018 Catherine chose a simple, A-line gown with a knit topper and a bejeweled belt for her reception by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, who also designed her lace, V-neck, long-sleeved gown for her Westminster Abbey ceremony. Carrie Goldberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Will Wear Two Wedding Gowns On May 19th," 18 Apr. 2018 Women wear gilded and bejeweled gowns, and can even get away with shorter dresses if they are especially embellished. Emily Selter, Town & Country, "What to Wear to Every Major Social Occasion of the Season," 2 Dec. 2016 This is the third generation since the GT showed up in 2003, but the first that looks sleek instead of like a bejeweled bulldog. Brett Berk, GQ, "You Could Use a Style Upgrade," 27 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of bejeweled

1557, in the meaning defined above

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bejeweled

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of bejeweled

: decorated with jewels

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