se·​quined | \ ˈsē-kwənd How to pronounce sequined (audio) \
variants: or sequinned

Definition of sequined

: ornamented with or as if with sequins

Examples of sequined in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Arthur Ashe shuddered when Williams walked onto the court shortly after 7 p.m., a sparkly, sequined cape trailing gently on the ground behind her. Jason Gay, WSJ, 30 Aug. 2022 The black sequined dress features eye-popping sequin flowers, each in a different rainbow hue. Seventeen, 29 Aug. 2022 Her sequined, empire-waist Chanel frock, worn to the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, continues to be one of her very best. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 25 Aug. 2022 Cardi’s version of the outfit was, of course, a bit more grown up, including an iridescent shell bra and a high-waisted, sequined skirt with a thigh-high slit. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, 11 Aug. 2022 The actor looked dapper in a navy blue suit with a white button-down and red tie, while Shariatzadeh dazzled in a silver and black sequined dress. Alexia Fernández, Peoplemag, 14 Aug. 2022 Longoria also looked stunning in a ponytail—this time neat and low—and white sequined floor-length gown by Australian fashion designer Toni Matičevski at the Global Gift Gala in Marbella. Rosa Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 8 Aug. 2022 On August 5, Selena Gomez was photographed wearing a sequined tangerine top and high-waisted shorts set with white sandals. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, 6 Aug. 2022 Also added were an Elvis auto museum, a collection of more than 100 of his sequined jumpsuits and other outfits, memorabilia and more on the history of music, including Black artists who influenced or worked with Elvis. Alexandra Peers, CNN, 24 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sequined

1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sequined was in 1894

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3 Sep 2022

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“Sequined.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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