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Engelsk navneord: decoration

1. decoration (om genstand) something used to beautify


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ornament, ornamentation


Mindre specifikke termerartefact, artifact


Mere specifikke termeradornment, arabesque, architectural ornament, beading, beadwork, bow, brass, centerpiece, centrepiece, Christmas tree, cockade, decor, design, embellishment, encrustation, falderol, figure, fin, finial, floral arrangement, flower arrangement, folderal, frill, gargoyle, garnish, garnish, gimcrack, gimcrackery, graffiti, graffito, hanging, hood ornament, incrustation, inlay, interior decoration, knob, lunula, molding, moulding, nailhead, necklet, nonsense, overlay, pattern, pommel, rivet, rosemaling, set decoration, sgraffito, spiral, sprig, stud, tail fin, tailfin, tinsel, tracery, trumpery, volute, wall hanging, wind bell, wind chime

2. decoration (om kommunikation) an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)laurel wreath, medal, medallion, palm, ribbon


Mindre specifikke termeraccolade, award, honor, honour, laurels


Mere specifikke termerAir Medal, Bronze Star, Bronze Star Medal, Congressional Medal of Honor, Croix de Guerre, Distinguished Conduct Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, Distinguished Service Medal, Distinguished Service Order, Medaille Militaire, Medal of Honor, Navy Cross, Oak Leaf Cluster, Order of the Purple Heart, Purple Heart, Silver Star, Silver Star Medal, Victoria Cross

3. decoration (om handling) the act of decorating something (in the hope of making it more attractive)


Mindre specifikke termerchange of state


Mere specifikke termeradornment, embellishment, figuration, marking, ornamentation, tattoo, tessellation, titivation, tittivation, trimming, window dressing









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