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 Models posed in the lilac field had lavender braided into their hair and wore dresses with sequined floral designs. Washington Post, "Stacey Bendet creates a ‘field of dreams’ at NY fashion week," 10 Sep. 2019 Home videos online show JoJo onstage beginning at age 2: pirouetting in a sequined flapper dress, modeling a swimsuit in a pageant, performing a cheesecake routine to Nat King Cole. Jamie Lauren Keiles, Time, "'What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?': How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire," 22 Aug. 2019 The pieces in her collection ranged from leopard and neon office-friendly attire to sequined evening gowns. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Serena Williams Took Her Daughter to the Runway at Fashion Week," 11 Sep. 2019 Think cheetah prints, sequined frocks and a jumpsuit or two. Amber Elliott, Houston Chronicle, "Big changes to Junior League's Opening Style Show lead to the ultimate Tuesday night fashion party," 11 Sep. 2019 In a video shared by Kensington Palace of Prince George, 6, and Charlotte shaking hands with the head of the lower school, Helen Haslem, Kate Middleton flipped her daughter’s backpack around to reveal a sequined unicorn keychain attached to the bag. Stephanie Petit,, "Prince William Says Princess Charlotte 'Loves' Unicorns After Her Cute Keychain Moment at School," 9 Sep. 2019 Charlotte also wore her navy Mary Jane shoes from Amaia and added a personal touch to her backpack: a sequined unicorn keychain! Simon Perry,, "See Princess Charlotte Step Out for Her First Day of School with Big Brother George and Parents William and Kate!," 5 Sep. 2019 Edwards sampled all the goods dressed to the nines in a sequined sea foam-green mini dress and pink fingernails that went on for miles. Jessica Yadegaran, The Mercury News, "Outside Lands: Drag queen Alyssa Edwards slams spicy margaritas with chef Melissa King," 9 Aug. 2019 In brief moments throughout the visual, Woods and Moore lean into the old school glamour of James’s heyday by donning feather boas and sequined gowns. Rachel Hahn, Vogue, "Indya Moore Has a Mesmerizing Fashion Moment in Jamila Woods’s New Video," 4 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of sequined

1894, in the meaning defined above

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9 Oct 2019

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The first known use of sequined was in 1894

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