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synonyms for parquetry

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

antonyms for parquetry

MOST RELEVANT
  • plainness
  • eyesore
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How to use parquetry in a sentence

We can easily see how these same patterns may be further utilized as designs for inlaid tiles, or parquetry floors.
FROEBEL'S GIFTSKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
Perhaps the most elaborate type of English parquetry chest is that named after the vanished Palace of Nonesuch.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Occasionally a chest is seen which is inlaid with coloured woods, or with 107 geometrical parquetry.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 1VARIOUS
We entered a fine hall, its floor of beautiful parquetry muffled with silken rugs.
EBEN HOLDENIRVING BACHELLER
It may be of tile or laid in alternate strips of different colored woods, with a border of parquetry.
THE LADIES BOOK OF USEFUL INFORMATIONANONYMOUS
The Waif seemed to make her way over a floor of beautiful parquetry which Mother Nature had been constructing for centuries.
THE WHITE WATERFALLJAMES FRANCIS DWYER
Have child observe oilcloth designs and then with kindergarten parquetry papers try to make similar ones for doll-house.
HOME OCCUPATIONS FOR BOYS AND GIRLSBERTHA JOHNSTON
Oil-cloth effects may be obtained by pasting on floors or walls designs made with the kindergarten parquetry papers.
HOME OCCUPATIONS FOR BOYS AND GIRLSBERTHA JOHNSTON
A good few of the villas could boast parquetry floors and tiled bath-rooms.
THE CITY OF NUMBERED DAYSFRANCIS LYNDE
But now table, chairs and rug had vanished and there was nothing but smooth parquetry.
GOOD REFERENCESE. J. RATH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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