costume jewelry

noun

Definition of costume jewelry

  1. :  jewelry designed for wear with current fashions and usually made of inexpensive materials

1907

First Known Use of costume jewelry

1907


COSTUME JEWELRY Defined for English Language Learners

costume jewelry

noun

Definition of costume jewelry for English Language Learners

  • : fancy jewelry that is usually made of inexpensive materials rather than real gold, diamonds, etc.


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