[ joo-uhl-ree, jool-ree ]
/ ˈdʒu əl ri, ˈdʒul ri /
articles of gold, silver, precious stones, etc., for personal adornment.
any ornaments for personal adornment, as necklaces or cuff links, including those of base metals, glass, plastic, or the like.
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Also especially British, jew·el·ler·y .
Origin of jewelry
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Example sentences from the Web for jewelry
The torso was enveloped in silver-threaded damask, which was crusted with jewelleries and bordered with marten.L-bas|J. K. Huysmans