emerald cut


Definition of emerald cut

: a rectangular cut for a gem having a series of parallel facets on each side and at each corner

Examples of emerald cut in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Therefore, emerald cut stones usually are more expensive due to the need for higher-quality diamonds. Jennifer Prince, Southern Living, 8 June 2021 The emerald cut diamond was inspired by classic Art Nouveau aesthetics and the vaulted glass ceiling of the Grand Palais. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, 12 Nov. 2021 The ‘good’ one was created by Harry Winston and featured an emerald cut diamond. Beth Bernstein, Forbes, 24 Oct. 2021 Retrouvaí One-of-a-kind Lollipop Ring 14K yellow gold with emerald cut aquamarine in Australian 0pal. Beth Bernstein, Forbes, 2 Oct. 2021 Diamond expert Mike Fried, CEO of The Diamond Pro, previously told PEOPLE that the ring appears to be a 15-carat plus emerald cut center stone flanked by trapezoid side stones. Glenn Garner, PEOPLE.com, 14 June 2021 From Harry Winston, there is an emerald cut diamond of 11.93 carats, G color, VS2 clarity ($250,000-350,000). Carol Besler, Robb Report, 2 June 2021 Unfortunately, gemstone flaws are more difficult to hide within the facets of an emerald cut. Jennifer Prince, Southern Living, 8 June 2021 In his post announcing their engagement, Simon thanked friends and family for their support and shared a close-up image of the enormous emerald cut diamond engagement ring. Gabrielle Chung, PEOPLE.com, 10 May 2021

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First Known Use of emerald cut

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of emerald cut was in 1926

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Last Updated

29 Nov 2021

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“Emerald cut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emerald%20cut. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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