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English noun: festoon

1. festoon (artifact) a curtain of fabric draped and bound at intervals to form graceful curves

Broader (hypernym)curtain, drape, drapery, mantle, pall

2. festoon (artifact) an embellishment consisting of a decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points; used on pottery or in architectural work

Broader (hypernym)embellishment

3. festoon (artifact) flower chains suspended in curves between points as a decoration


Broader (hypernym)flower chain

English verb: festoon

1. festoon (creation) decorate with strings of flowers

SamplesThe public buildings were festooned for the holiday.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament

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