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noun de·cor \dā-ˈkȯr, di-ˈ; ˈde-ˌkȯr, ˈdā-ˌ\

Definition of decor

  1. 1 :  a stage setting

  2. 2 a :  decoration 2 b :  the style and layout of interior furnishings

Examples of decor in a sentence

  1. The store offers a lot in home decor.

  2. <a minimalist approach has been taken with the stage decor for this production of the play>

Variants of decor

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décor

Origin and Etymology of decor

French décor, from décorer to decorate, from Latin decorare


First Known Use: 1897

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DECOR Defined for English Language Learners

decor

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noun de·cor \dā-ˈkȯr, di-ˈ; ˈde-ˌkȯr, ˈdā-ˌ\

Definition of decor for English Language Learners

  • : the way that a room or the inside of a building is decorated



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