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jewellery

(ˈdʒuːəlrɪ) or

jewelry

n
1. (Jewellery) objects that are worn for personal adornment, such as bracelets, rings, necklaces, etc, considered collectively
2. (Jewellery) the art or business of a jeweller
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jewellery - an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)jewellery - an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)
adornment - a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
bead - a small ball with a hole through the middle
bijou - a small and delicately worked piece
bling, bling bling - flashy, ostentatious jewelry; "the rapper was loaded with bling"
bangle, bracelet - jewelry worn around the wrist for decoration
clip - an article of jewelry that can be clipped onto a hat or dress
cufflink - jewelry consisting of one of a pair of linked buttons used to fasten the cuffs of a shirt
earring - jewelry to ornament the ear; usually clipped to the earlobe or fastened through a hole in the lobe
jewel, precious stone, gem - a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry
necklace - jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)
pin - a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
ring, band - jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"
tie clip - a piece of jewelry that holds a man's tie in place
gemstone, gem, stone - a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry; "he had the gem set in a ring for his wife"; "she had jewels made of all the rarest stones"
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jewellery

noun jewels, treasure, gems, trinkets, precious stones, ornaments, finery, regalia beautiful jewellery and silverware
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Translations
حُلي، مُجَوْهَراتمُجَوْهَرَاتٌ
klenotnictvíklenotyšperky
smykkesmykker
korut
nakit
ékszerékszerekékszerészbolt
skartgripur
宝石類
보석류
klenotníctvoklenoty
nakit
nakit
smycken
เครื่องเพชรพลอย
đồ nữ trang

jewellery

jewelry (US) [ˈdʒuːəlrɪ]
A. Njoyas fpl, alhajas fpl
a piece of jewelleryuna joya
B. CPD jewellery box Njoyero m
jewelry store N (US) → joyería f
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jewellery

[ˈdʒuːəlri] jewelry (US) nbijoux mpljewellery box nboîte f à bijoux
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jewellery

, (US) jewelry
nSchmuck m no pl; a piece of jewelleryein Schmuckstück nt
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jewellery

jewelry (Am) [ˈdʒuːəlrɪ] ngioielli mpl, gioie fpl
a piece of jewellery → un gioiello
jewellery box → (cofanetto) portagioie m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

jewel

(ˈdʒuːəl) noun
a precious stone. rubies, emeralds and other jewels.
ˈjewelled , (American) ˈjeweled adjective
ornamented with jewels. a jewelled crown.
ˈjeweller , (American) ˈjeweler noun
a person who makes, or deals in, ornaments and other articles made of precious stones and metals.
ˈjewellery , (American) ˈjewelry noun
articles made or sold by a jeweller, and worn for personal adornment, eg bracelets, necklaces, brooches, rings etc.
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jewellery

مُجَوْهَرَاتٌ šperky smykker Schmuck κοσμήματα joyas korut bijoux nakit gioielli 宝石類 보석류 sieraden smykker biżuteria jóias драгоценности smycken เครื่องเพชรพลอย mücevherat đồ nữ trang 珠宝类
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