emerald cut


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

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The couple, who began dating in 2018, got engaged in November 2021, when The Fitness App by Jillian Michaels creator popped the question with a seven-carat emerald cut diamond featuring two single-carat, trapezoid diamonds on each side. Emily Strohm, Peoplemag, 13 Feb. 2023 In her Instagram Stories, Gwendlyn also shared a sneak peek at her engagement ring — which appears to have an emerald-type stone in an emerald cut surrounded by six smaller white stones. Kelly Wynne, Peoplemag, 1 Dec. 2022 This emerald cut necklace comes with either garnet, tourmaline, or topaz stones, to customize for yourself or for a sentimental gift. Tiffany Dodson, Harper's BAZAAR, 5 Oct. 2022 Tino proposed with an emerald cut diamond ring with an 18k handcrafted gold band, designed by longtime Bachelor franchise jewelry designer Neil Lane. Hedy Phillips, Peoplemag, 21 Sep. 2022 The Fitness App by Jillian Michaels creator popped the question with a 7-carat emerald cut diamond featuring two single carat, trapezoid diamonds on each side. Greta Bjornson, PEOPLE.com, 28 Nov. 2021 Come True, Shay's new addition is a 4-carat emerald cut solitaire engagement ring, according to an Instagram post shared by the jeweler. Michelle Lee, Peoplemag, 31 Aug. 2022 Gabriella Kiss creates the perfect form with her bezel set emerald cut emerald. Beth Bernstein, Forbes, 1 May 2022 In a second picture, the couple can be seen kissing, while a third photo shows off Alaina's engagement ring, which appears to be an emerald cut diamond in a gold band. Charmaine Patterson, PEOPLE.com, 14 Dec. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of emerald cut was in 1926

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“Emerald cut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emerald%20cut. Accessed 30 Mar. 2023.

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