Origin of jewel
OTHER WORDS FROM jeweljew·el·like, adjectiveun·jew·eled, adjectiveun·jew·elled, adjective
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How to use jewel in a sentence
They joined forces to form the rap supergroup Run the Jewels.The 10 Best Albums of 2014: Taylor Swift, Sia, Run the Jewels, and More|Marlow Stern|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the precious and underappreciated jewels of America has always been its geographical diversity.
The baby was naturally attracted to the bowlful of gold and jewels, but an angel intervened and pushed his hand to the other bowl.
Two bowls were set before the infant—one containing gold and jewels, the other hot coals.
Not cool stuff like jewels or the gold in Ft. Knox, just words and pictures.Up To a Point: Robber Barons Make Way For Robber Nerds|P. J. O’Rourke|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And she would be wearing some of the jewels with the white dress—just a few, not many, of course.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
He accuses the latter of various illegal and crafty acts, among them sending contraband gold and jewels to Mexico.
He thought they looked hard as two blue and shining jewels under their painted brows.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Mrs. Towne has every thing so delicious, Sue was rattling on; such perfumes and such silks and such jewels.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
I take iowell (with a bar through the ll) to be the usual (Northern) contraction for Iowellis, jewels; F. text, joiau, pl.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer