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or di·a·man·té  (dē′ə-män-tā′)
1. A small, glittering ornament, such as a rhinestone or a sequin, applied to fabric or a garment.
2. Fabric that has been covered with many of these ornaments.

[French diamanté, decorated with diamonds, from diamant, diamond; see diamond.]
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(ˌdaɪəˈmæntɪ; ˌdɪə-)
1. (Jewellery) decorated with glittering ornaments, such as artificial jewels or sequins
2. (Clothing & Fashion) decorated with glittering ornaments, such as artificial jewels or sequins
(Textiles) a fabric so covered
[C20: from French, from diamanter to adorn with diamonds, from diamant diamond]
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(ˌdi ə mɑnˈteɪ)

1. glittery ornamentation, as of sequins.
2. fabric covered with this.
[1900–05; < French diamanté ornamented with diamonds, past participle of diamanter, v. derivative of diamant diamond]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diamante - adornment consisting of a small piece of shiny material used to decorate clothing
adornment - a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
2.diamante - fabric covered with glittering ornaments such as sequins or rhinestones
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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A. Nstrass m
B. CPDde strass
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nStrass m; (rare, = fabric) mit Pailletten besetzter Stoff
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Green-layered dress with brooch, pounds 120 from Debenhams' diamantA sandals, pounds 295 and clutch bag, pounds 325, both by Gina from Brownns (0141 221 5454).
Pewter coloured Bertie sandals with diamantA detail (pounds 75) and clutch bag with diamantA clasp (pounds 25) from The Shoe Studio.
Notable features here include white silky curtains with black beaded trim, an elegant chaise long, eastern-inspired yellow folding screen, strongly patterned wallpaper and Parian busts draped with diamantA necklaces.
DiamantA belt, pounds 6 (with discount, pounds 4.80)' suit jacket, pounds 25 (pounds 20)' trousers, pounds 12 (pounds 9.60)' blouse, pounds 5 (pounds 4)' heart necklace, pounds 3 (pounds 2.40)' long chain, pounds 3.50 (pounds 2.80)' earrings, pounds 2.50 (pounds 2)
For those of you who enjoy standing out of the crowd, diamantA is still in.
DUNE is launching a new range of bridal shoes at the beginning of March and has thought about the diversity of locations with eight different styles, which range between sophisticated satin and diamantA encrusted shoes, to sling backs and mules with fine buckles and trims and flat diamantA sandals specifically for tropical beach weddings.
DRESS LIKE EVA: Pink layered dress, pounds 145, Laundry at Frasers; ring, pounds 55 and bracelet, pounds 45 @ John Lewis; diamantA cuff by Daniel Swarovski, model's own; silver sandals, pounds 25, Shoes in the City
She was last seen wearing distinctive jewellery, large gold, twisted hoop earrings and a diamantA letter M.
Fringed halter-neck dress, pounds 225, Wheels and Dollbaby @ OpenBlack dress with sleeves, pounds 19.99, H&M; pearls, pounds 6, and pearl earrings, pounds 6, both Miss SelfridgeSequin dress, pounds 100, River Island; bracelet, pounds 5, Miss Selfridge Pictures: Bill Fleming Model: Lorna Paisley, Model Team Hair and make-up: Mailin HaddowStrapless tulle dress, pounds 85, Inwear @ Open; clutch bag with diamantA, pounds 19.99, River Island; diamantA heart necklace, pounds 9.99, MorganCut-out dress with brooch, pounds 29.99, Quiz; satin clutch bag, pounds 14.99, Morgan; diamantA bracelet, pounds 19.99, River Island; silver sandals,pounds 24.99, QuizSilk dress with sequin trim, pounds 50, Miss Selfridge; shoes, pounds 49.99, Morgan
Teamed here with a mock wrap top with beading and boot-cut trousers with a diamantA button fastening, both at pounds 29.99, it will surely guarantee a grand entrance.