bejeweled

adjective

be·​jew·​eled bi-ˈjü-əld How to pronounce bejeweled (audio)
-ˈjüld,
bē-,
 also  -ˈju̇ld
variants or bejewelled
: 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

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The fashion-forward tot accessorized her black, red, and white cardigan with a hot pink cape and matching wand, along with a bejeweled mask and tiara. Tristan Balagtas, PEOPLE.com, 29 Jan. 2022 The bejeweled pieces come alive in the moving sequence—with Rousteing's delicate designs bringing that extra bit of luxury, plus pearls and rhinestones, to the classic dancer's bodysuit. Cara Zimmerman, Harper's BAZAAR, 12 June 2017 Before the star removed her bejeweled mask, the panel offered their final guesses. Erin Jensen, USA TODAY, 19 Mar. 2020 Prices range from $20 for a Jillian Dempsey eyeliner to $48,000 for a bejeweled vape holder necklace by . Kavita Daswani, Los Angeles Times, 20 Feb. 2020 Accessorizing with a bejeweled belt, body jewelry, big hoops and a bandana completed the now-iconic outfit. Cady Lang, Time, 4 Jan. 2020 In the film’s second hour, the emphasis shifts to Varda’s work as a visual and installation artist: harder to sell on screen than her bejeweled films, maybe, though likelier to contain fresh insights for the initiated. Guy Lodge, chicagotribune.com, 4 Dec. 2019 Her accessories included a bejeweled turquoise bra harness with matching earrings, nude-colored nails and flowing brunette waves. Bianca Gracie, Billboard, 24 Nov. 2019 Hasbro Marvel Legends Series Avengers Power Gauntlet The entire EW office lost its damn mind over this massive bejeweled electronic fist from the Thanos (by Thanos) collection. Marc Snetiker, EW.com, 20 Nov. 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1557, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bejeweled was in 1557

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“Bejeweled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bejeweled. Accessed 26 Jan. 2023.

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