be·​jew·​eled | \ bi-ˈjü-əld How to pronounce bejeweled (audio) , -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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As did cellist Kelsey Lu, who sang and strummed wearing a tattered denim top, lime patent leather pants, and massive bejeweled brows. Brad Wete, Billboard, "Jimetta Rose and More Bring Soul to The Broad Museum's Black Fire Sessions Finale," 24 Aug. 2019 With all of Malcolm's bejeweled belt buckles and Bentleys, that sounds about right. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, "'Yellowstone' Star Neal McDonough Reveals What Kevin Costner Is Really Like Behind Cameras," 13 July 2019 The interior will feature bejeweled mirrors, giant crystal chandeliers, pink leopard tufted walls, velvet curtains and an onstage throne. Grace Wong,, "McKinley Park bakery Butterdough serves up small-batch croissants, plus more Chicago restaurant openings and closings," 30 July 2019 Elsewhere, a bejeweled python adorned one female model’s neck like a shawl on sheer black fabric, exposing the nipples and the vulnerability of human flesh. Washington Post, "Dior goes black in Paris show that celebrates couture roots," 1 July 2019 Hair wasn’t the only sizable beauty beat this week, as queen Erykah Badu stepped out with a bejeweled mile-long manicure thanks to nail artist @curetnails. Akili King, Vogue, "The Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Selena Gomez, Emily Ratajkowski, and More," 19 May 2019 Her hubby kept up in a white suit over a bejeweled shirt and tie. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Look Unreal at the 2019 Met Gala," 7 May 2019 From bejeweled stitch braids to Fulani poofs, these hairstyles are perfect for Essence Festival and every occasion. Jennifer Ford, Essence, "Watch ‘Primp’: 4 Ways To Style Your Braids For Festival Season," 5 June 2019 Kiernan Shipka donned her bejeweled version on the Sabrina red carpet, while Hailey Baldwin previously sported a chic, but fun version of a LBD. Lauren Rearick, Teen Vogue, "Amandla Stenberg Wore a Black Gown to the London Premiere of "The Hate U Give"," 21 Oct. 2018

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1557, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of bejeweled

: decorated with jewels

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