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Example sentences from the Web for embellish
Several in this selection have been embellished with beads, sequins and feathers.In the galleries: Personal and political perspectives on the past|Mark Jenkins|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
To achieve that, they can embellish their SEIR models by adding more structure into how the disease spreads.The Hard Lessons of Modeling the Coronavirus Pandemic|Jordana Cepelewicz|January 28, 2021|Quanta Magazine
Repeating an embellished story before a grand jury while under oath is an entirely different matter.
Their fall collection featured gowns embellished with prints of Star Wars characters.Who to See and Where to be Seen: The Hot Tips for New York Fashion Week|Barbara Ragghianti|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This time, Knightley updated the frock with embellished sleeves.Jay Z and Beyoncé Go Vegan; 2013 Was the Year of the Hipster|The Fashion Beast Team|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Collins went on to reveal that Disney invented—or significantly embellished—most of the events in the movie.
She stops to smile at the crowd and then gingerly puts on gold-embellished headphones.Paris Hilton's Trippy Los Angeles Release Party For Her Single With Lil Wayne|Jean Trinh|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was liberal towards men of letters, and embellished Rome with some splendid edifices.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
It is seen through the medium of painting and poetry, and embellished by a certain idealisation.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
Again, my gloomy abode had been embellished by the presence of Angiola, so good, so gentle and compassionate.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico
From this Htel de Ville 'the numerous statuettes with which the building was once embellished have all disappeared.'Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
The poorest of those infidel dogs have homes of white marble and enchanting gardens, embellished with limpid fountains.