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embroidered

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 as in sequined, emblazoned

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embroidered

verb
past tense of embroider

Synonyms & Antonyms of embroidered (Entry 2 of 2)

to add to the interest of by including made-up details
  • Dad likes to embroider his fishing stories

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The first known use of embroidered was in 1576

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“Embroidered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/embroidered. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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