Thesaurus

embellishing

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of embellishing

  1. serving to add beauty the chef tends to overuse sprigs of parsley and other embellishing garnishes on dishes that don't need them Synonyms adorning, beautifying, cosmetic, decorative, ornamentalRelated Words alluring, appealing, attractive, charming, delightful, glamorous (also glamourous), pleasing, prepossessing; beauteous, beautiful, bonny (also bonnie) [chiefly British], comely, fair, gorgeous, handsome, lovely, pretty, stunning; detailed, elaborate, fancy, ornateAntonyms functional, utilitarian



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up embellishing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a favoring of the simplest explanation

Get Word of the Day daily email!