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See definition of decorating on Dictionary.com
  • as inornamental
  • as inpainting

synonyms for decorating

  • exquisite
  • ornate
  • showy
  • accessory
  • fancy
  • adorning
  • attractive
  • beautiful
  • beautifying
  • decking
  • delicate
  • dressy
  • elaborate
  • embellishing
  • enhancing
  • festooned
  • florid
  • for show
  • garnishing
  • heightening
  • luxurious
  • setting off
  • airbrushing
  • brushing
  • calcimining
  • coating
  • covering
  • enameling
  • splashing
  • varnishing
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antonyms for decorating

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  • plain
  • unembellished
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    How to use decorating in a sentence

    With a roast apple in his snout, and a ribbon—a blue—no, a pink ribbon decorating his ornery little tail.
    THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
    The Romans used this paint hundreds of years ago in decorating their images and in painting pictures.
    ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
    She met the florist coming out, for he had just completed the decorating, and the place was a mass of bloom.
    MILDRED'S INHERITANCEANNIE FELLOWS JOHNSTON
    I'm doing the decorating and acting as sort of assistant director of the affair.
    FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
    Interest will be added to this meeting, of course, by decorating the club rooms with Christmas greens and lighting with candles.
    THE COMPLETE CLUB BOOK FOR WOMENCAROLINE FRENCH BENTON
    The eve of the day arrived, and I had spent the forenoon in decorating the little church with white flowers.
    THE LATE MISS HOLLINGFORDROSA MULHOLLAND
    This celebrated painter, whilst decorating the dome of St. Pauls Cathedral, nearly fell a victim to his zeal in that undertaking.
    THE CHRONICLES OF CRIME OR THE NEW NEWGATE CALENDAR. V. 1/2CAMDEN PELHAM
    She was still out of work, but was learning at home to do some mechanical china decorating for the Christmas trade.
    MAKING BOTH ENDS MEETSUE AINSLIE CLARK AND EDITH WYATT
    You can spend as much time and ingenuity decorating the pudding as you like, but I have done this very quickly and very simply.
    A COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF DOMESTIC ECONOMY AND COOKERYJULIET CORSON
    Coral, pearls, and beads of many forms have been used for the enrichment of embroideries, and for decorating textiles.
    NEEDLEWORK AS ARTMARIAN ALFORD
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    WORDS RELATED TO DECORATING

    • accessory
    • adorning
    • attractive
    • beautiful
    • beautifying
    • decking
    • decorating
    • delicate
    • dressy
    • elaborate
    • embellishing
    • enhancing
    • exquisite
    • fancy
    • festooned
    • florid
    • for show
    • garnishing
    • heightening
    • luxurious
    • ornate
    • setting off
    • showy
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