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See definition of gingerbread on Dictionary.com
  • as inextra
  • as infancy
  • as inornament
  • as intrim
  • as indecoration
  • as inembellishment
  • as infrill
  • as ingarnish

synonyms for gingerbread

  • added
  • additional
  • ancillary
  • auxiliary
  • extraneous
  • extraordinary
  • fresh
  • further
  • leftover
  • new
  • other
  • special
  • supplemental
  • supplementary
  • unnecessary
  • unused
  • button
  • fuss
  • gravy
  • ice
  • inessential
  • lagniappe
  • more
  • needless
  • perk
  • plus
  • reserve
  • spare
  • supernumerary
  • surplus
  • tip
  • another
  • beyond
  • in addition
  • in reserve
  • in store
  • one more
  • optional
  • over and above
  • redundant
  • superfluous
  • unneeded
See also synonyms for: gingerbreads
  • decorative
  • gaudy
  • lavish
  • sumptuous
  • elegant
  • complicated
  • ornate
  • deluxe
  • special
  • elaborate
  • custom
  • chichi
  • rich
  • baroque
  • rococo
  • cushy
  • fanciful
  • florid
  • intricate
  • ostentatious
  • resplendent
  • showy
  • spiffy
  • unusual
  • frilly
  • adorned
  • decorated
  • beautifying
  • embellished
  • froufrou
  • coloring
  • adornment
  • exaggeration
  • embroidery
  • ornamentation
  • elaboration
  • fuss
  • frill
  • jazz
  • ornament
  • ostentation
  • decoration
  • overstatement
  • enhancement
  • doodad
  • garnish
  • enrichment
  • hyperbole
  • floridity
  • fandangle
  • flowery speech
  • froufrou
  • icing on the cake
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antonyms for gingerbread

MOST RELEVANT
  • common
  • commonplace
  • main
  • necessary
  • needed
  • normal
  • old
  • ordinary
  • used
  • usual
  • worn
  • basic
  • elementary
  • essential
  • fundamental
  • integral
  • unornamented
  • poor
  • simple
  • plain
  • ugly
  • unadorned
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How to use gingerbread in a sentence

With fragrances boasting fir and gingerbread, it’s the ideal quad for the season.
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Grace screeches, as she and her friends drop their gingerbread-house construction and run into the living room to tell the adults cramming our small apartment for our annual party.
WHEN MY DAUGHTER ASKED IF SANTA WAS REAL, MY ANSWER WAS YESVANESSA MCGRADYDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
So, we built out what we call The Cold Spike and had ice rink, these were all decorated as gingerbread houses.
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The Container Store sells a 10-inch square cookie tin shipper box that fits an 8½ -inch tin perfectly to keep gingerbread Santas from being damaged in transit.
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On the way I passed a gingerbread shop, and the fixed idea took hold of me that you must like gingerbread.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
There must be either a good deal of gilded gingerbread or a great let of the genuine article, at our places of worship.
OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS
They then went into a room where little pages handed them sweetmeats and gingerbread-nuts.
RUDY AND BABETTEHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Nay he made the gingerbread mother a kind of prime-minister, said the angry public, justly scandalized at this of the "Dovekin."
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. III. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
Nettie was amazed and dismayed to find how much even soft gingerbread cost, when every pan of it had to be counted in money.
LITTLE FISHERS: AND THEIR NETSPANSY
He dropped the bananas into the paper bag holding the gingerbread, and frowned heavily.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
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WORDS RELATED TO GINGERBREAD

  • appliqué
  • arabesque
  • bauble
  • braid
  • color
  • curlicue
  • design
  • dingbat
  • doodad
  • extravagance
  • fandangle
  • festoon
  • filigree
  • finery
  • flounce
  • flourish
  • fretwork
  • frill
  • frippery
  • furbelow
  • fuss
  • garbage
  • garnish
  • garniture
  • gilt
  • gingerbread
  • inlay
  • jazz
  • lace
  • ornament
  • parquetry
  • plaque
  • ribbon
  • scroll
  • sequin
  • spangle
  • thing
  • tinsel
  • tooling
  • trimming
  • trinket
  • wreath
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