se·​quined | \ ˈsē-kwənd How to pronounce sequined (audio) \
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Definition of sequined

: ornamented with or as if with sequins

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Flamingos — or at least stilt-walkers with flamingo facades — walked among the crowd. Near the Green Gate entrance, a man in a sequined multicolored fish scale vest tossed pins in the air while calling out show times. Lilly Nguyen,, "Crowds eat and play on opening day at the Orange County Fair," 12 July 2019 The collection also made heavy use of sequined embroideries and feather appliqués from the brand's couture ateliers. Sylvia & Julia Haghjoo, Harper's BAZAAR, "Exclusive: Chanel Haute Couture's Show in Photos," 3 July 2019 Rising to fame in the 1970s as the singer for funk band Rufus, the 10-time Grammy-award-winner, now in her mid-60s, smiled and looked stunning in a short sequined dress and black knee-high boots. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Summerfest 2019: A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Chaka Khan and more of the best and worst from the side stages on Day 6," 3 July 2019 Mirren stepped out in a sequined Elie Saab gown, glittering earrings, and a shock of pink hair. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "Helen Mirren Debuts Pink Hair on the Cannes Red Carpet," 28 May 2019 The youngest Jonas brother chose to wear a plaid suit, and Priyanka looked incredible in a sequined gown. Rachel Epstein, Marie Claire, "Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Are Suckers for Each Other at the Billboard Music Awards," 2 May 2019 There were slinkier looks for evening, including a sequined snake slithering suggestively over the shoulder. Washington Post, "Sunnei to Palm Angels, streetwear in fashion focus in Milan," 16 June 2019 His masterpiece is described on eBay thusly: A one of a kind, handcrafted Timothée Chalamet ventriloquist figure, dressed in a recreation of the Louis Vuitton outfit worn to the 2019 Golden Globes, complete with beaded and sequined harness. Ashley Hoffman, Time, "The Man Responsible For That Viral $122,795 Timothée Chalamet Doll Would Love to See You Do Better," 12 June 2019 Through the deal, JoJo has released loads of branded merchandise including a Jojo Siwa action doll, a collection of clothes and even sequined high-top sneakers at Payless. Jasmine Gomez, Seventeen, "JoJo Siwa's Net Worth Might Make Your Head Spin," 10 June 2019

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First Known Use of sequined

1894, in the meaning defined above

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