se·​quined | \ ˈsē-kwənd \
variants: or sequinned

Definition of sequined

: ornamented with or as if with sequins

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The girls took turns wearing a black and gold sequined bodycon dress by Dress the Population that originally belonged to Amanda. Hannah Orenstein, Seventeen, "13 Things You Never Knew About Getting Dressed on "The Bachelor"," 16 Jan. 2019 Though not as daring as, say, Timothée Chalamet in a sequined harness at the Golden Globes, Rami Malek became the latest star to get a little experimental. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "Somehow Rami Malek Pulled Off a Red Suit on the Red Carpet," 10 Jan. 2019 One of the shoppable outfits is Keri Russell's sequined ensemble, which on the red carpet looked like a dress, but is actually a bodysuit tucked into a matching skirt. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "You Can Buy Keri Russell's Golden Globes Outfit For Yourself," 8 Jan. 2019 The gown’s subtly sequined plunging bodice was offset by its layered gossamer sleeves, and the diaphanous silk chiffon was the perfect ground for Saab’s painterly print of spring blooms. Roberta Gorin-paracka, Teen Vogue, "Lily Collins Wears Floral Elie Saab Gown at Art of Elysium's "Heaven" Gala," 6 Jan. 2019 Kim Kardashian West and Miley Cyrus have stepped out in sequined flag hot pants. Cindy Dampier,, "Are flag-wearing celebs being disrespectful or just following their own American tradition?," 5 July 2018 Bejeweled is the name of the game here, so scour the indoor stalls for sequined fabrics, beaded slippers, and sparkly kaftans. Laura Ratliff, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Shops in Dubai," 5 Mar. 2018 The ensemble consists of a sequined top with white floral prints—which appears to be the brand's Malaya style with an additional strap—paired with a black floor-length skirt. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Wears a Black Safiyaa Look at the Royal Variety Performance," 19 Nov. 2018 To add a bit of wow factor to your look this spring, treat yourself to a sequined top or even some sparkly new jewelry. Rebecca Deczynski, Woman's Day, "The 3 Biggest, Most Wearable Trends for Spring 2014," 10 Sep. 2013

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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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