Definisi 'tinsel'
English to English
adjective
1 Showy to excess; gaudy; specious; superficial.
source: webster1913
noun
2 a showy decoration that is basically valueless
Example:
• all the tinsel of self-promotion
source: wordnet30
3 a thread with glittering metal foil attached
source: wordnet30
4 A shining material used for ornamental purposes; especially, a very thin, gauzelike cloth with much gold or silver woven into it; also, very thin metal overlaid with a thin coating of gold or silver, brass foil, or the like.
source: webster1913
verb
5 impart a cheap brightness to
Example:
• his tinseled image of Hollywood
source: wordnet30
6 adorn with tinsel
Example:
• snow flakes tinseled the trees
source: wordnet30
7 interweave with tinsel
Example:
• tinseled velvet
source: wordnet30
8 To adorn with tinsel; to deck out with cheap but showy ornaments; to make gaudy.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
clinquant, tinseled, tinselly, thread, yarn, decoration, ornament, ornamentation,

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