Ornament

I
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Ornament->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ornament
ornament
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ floridness c.adj
floridness c.adj
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ turgidity
turgidity
turgescence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ altiloquence
altiloquence
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ declamation
declamation
teratology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ well-rounded periods
well-rounded periods
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ elegance
elegance
&c. 578
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ orotundity
orotundity
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ inversion
inversion
antithesis
alliteration
paronomasia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ figurativeness
figurativeness
&c.(metaphor) 521
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ flourish
flourish
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ flowers of speech
flowers of speech
flowers of rhetoric
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ frills of style
frills of style
euphuism
euphemism
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ big-sounding words
big-sounding words
high-sounding words
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ macrology
macrology
sesquipedalia verba
Alexandrine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ inflation
inflation
pretension
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rant
rant
bombast
fustian
prose run mad
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ fine writing
fine writing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sesquipedality
sesquipedality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Minerva press
Minerva press
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ phrasemonger
phrasemonger
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ euphuist
euphuist
euphemist
PARAG:Ornament->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ornament
ornament
overlay with ornament
overcharge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smell of the lamp
smell of the lamp
PARAG:Ornament->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ornament
ornament
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ beautified
beautified
&c. 847
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ornate
ornate
florid
rich
flowery
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ euphuistic
euphuistic
euphemistic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sonorous
sonorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ high-sounding
high-sounding
big-sounding
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inflated
inflated
swelling
tumid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ turgid
turgid
turgescent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pedantic
pedantic
pompous
stilted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ orotund
orotund
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ high flown
high flown
high flowing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sententious
sententious
rhetorical
declamatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ grandiose
grandiose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ grandiloquent
grandiloquent
magniloquent
altiloquent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sesquipedal
sesquipedal
sesquipedalian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Johnsonian
Johnsonian
mouthy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bombastic
bombastic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fustian
fustian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ frothy
frothy
flashy
flaming
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ antithetical
antithetical
alliterative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ figurative
figurative
&c. 521
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ artificial
artificial
&c.(inelegant) 579
PARAG:Ornament->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ ore rutundo
ore rutundo
II
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Ornament->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ornament
ornament
ornamentation
ornamental art
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ornature
ornature
ornateness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ adornment
adornment
decoration
embellishment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ architecture
architecture
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ garnish
garnish
polish
varnish
French polish
gilding
japanning
lacquer
ormolu
enamel
cosmetics
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pattern
pattern
diaper
powdering
paneling
graining
pargeting
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ detail
detail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ texture
texture
&c. 329
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ richness
richness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tracery
tracery
molding
fillet
listel
strapwork
coquillage
flourish
fleur-de-lis
arabesque
fret
anthemion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ egg and tongue
egg and tongue
egg and dart
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ astragal
astragal
zigzag
acanthus
cartouche
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pilaster
pilaster
&c.(projection) 250
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bead
bead
beading
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ champleve ware
champleve ware
cloisonne ware
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ frost work
frost work
Moresque
Morisco
tooling
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ embroidery
embroidery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ brocade
brocade
brocatelle
galloon
lace
fringe
trapping
border
edging
trimming
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hanging
hanging
tapestry
arras
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ millinery
millinery
ermine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ drap d'or
drap d'or
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ wreath
wreath
festoon
garland
chaplet
flower
nosegay
bouquet
posy
=>daisies pied and violets blue
daisies pied and violets blue
=>(L.L.L.)
tassel
knot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ shoulder knot
shoulder knot
apaulette
epaulet
aigulet
frog
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ star
star
rosette
bow
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ feather
feather
plume
panache
aigrette
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ jewel
jewel
jewelry
jewellery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bijoutry|
bijoutry|
=>!
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bijou
bijou
bijouterie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ trinket
trinket
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ locket
locket
necklace
bracelet
anklet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ earring
earring
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ locket
locket
carcanet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ chain
chain
chatelaine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ broach
broach
torque
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ gem
gem
precious stone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ diamond
diamond
brilliant
beryl
emerald
chalcedony
agate
heliotrope
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ girasol
girasol
girasole
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ onyx
onyx
plasma
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ sard
sard
sardonyx
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ garnet
garnet
lapis lazuli
opal
peridot
chrysolite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ sapphire
sapphire
ruby
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ spinel
spinel
spinelle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ balais
balais
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ oriental
oriental
oriental topaz
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ turquois
turquois
turquoise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ zircon
zircon
jacinth
hyacinth
carbuncle
amethyst
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ alexandrite
alexandrite
cat's eye
bloodstone
hematite
jasper
moonstone
sunstone
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ pearl
pearl
coral
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ finery
finery
frippery
gewgaw
gimcrack
tinsel
spangle
clinquant
pinchbeck
paste
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ excess of ornament
excess of ornament
&c.(vulgarity) 851
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ gaud
gaud
pride
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ illustration
illustration
illumination
vignette
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ fleuron
fleuron
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ head piece
head piece
tail piece
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ cul-de-lampe
cul-de-lampe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ flowers of rhetoric
flowers of rhetoric
&c. 577
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ work of art
work of art
PARAG:Ornament->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ornament
ornament
embellish
enrich
decorate
adorn
bead
beautify
adonize
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ smarten
smarten
furbish
polish
gild
varnish
whitewash
enamel
japan
lacquer
paint
grain
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ garnish
garnish
trim
dizen
bedizen
prink
prank
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ trick out
trick out
fig out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ deck
deck
bedeck
dight
bedight
array
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ begawd
begawd
titivate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dress
dress
dress up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ spangle
spangle
bespangle
powder
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ embroider
embroider
work
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ chase
chase
emboss
fret
emblazon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ illuminate
illuminate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ illustrate
illustrate
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ become
become
&c.(accord with) 23
PARAG:Ornament->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ornamented
ornamented
beautified
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ornate
ornate
rich
gilt
begilt
tesselated
festooned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ champleve
champleve
cloisonne
topiary
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ smart
smart
gay
trickly
flowery
glittering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ new gilt
new gilt
new spangled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fine as a Mayday queen
fine as a Mayday queen
fine as a fivepence
fine as a carrot fresh scraped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ pranked out
pranked out
bedight
well-groomed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in full dress
in full dress
&c.(fashion) 852
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ dressed to advantage
dressed to advantage
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in Sunday best
in Sunday best
en grand tenue
en grande toilette
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in best bib and tucker
in best bib and tucker
endimanche
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ showy
showy
flashy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ gaudy
gaudy
&c.(vulgar) 851
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ garish
garish
gairish|
=>!
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ gorgeous
gorgeous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ ornamental
ornamental
decorative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ becoming
becoming
&c.(accordant) 23

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  • ornament — ORNAMÉNT, ornamente, s.n. 1. Detaliu sau obiect adăugat la un ansamblu pentru a l înfrumuseţa; accesoriu, element decorativ folosit în artele plastice, în arhitectură, în tipografie pentru a întregi o compoziţie şi a i reliefa semnificaţia. ♢ loc …   Dicționar Român

  • Ornament — Sn std. (14. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. ōrnāmentum, einer Ableitung von l. ōrnāre ausstatten, schmücken, zieren (aus * ōrdnāre zu l. ōrdo (ōrdinis) m. Reihe, Ordnung ). Adjektiv: ornamental.    Ebenso nndl. ornament, ne. ornament, nfrz.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Ornament — Ornamente I (Altertum). Ornamente II (Mittelalter). Ornamente III (Renaissance). Ornamente IV (17./18. Jahrh. und Asien) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • ornament — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. ornamentncie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} element, motyw zdobniczy w architekturze, rzemiośle artystycznym itp. : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Bogaty, oryginalny,… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • ornament — or na*ment, n. [OE. ornement, F. ornement, fr. L. ornamentum, fr. ornare to adorn.] That which embellishes or adorns; that which adds grace or beauty; embellishment; decoration; adornment. [1913 Webster] The ornament of a meek and quiet spirit. 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ornament — or na*ment, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ornamented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ornamenting}.] To adorn; to deck; to embellish; to beautify; as, to ornament a room, or a city. [1913 Webster] Syn: See {Adorn}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ornament — (lat., hierzu die Tafeln »Ornamente I bis IV«), Verzierung, die schmückende Zutat an Arbeiten menschlicher Kunstfertigkeit, besonders an Werken der Baukunst und der Kunstgewerbe. Sie hängt von dem Zweck des Gegenstandes, von der Zeit und dem Ort… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • ornament — [n] decoration accessory, adornment, art, bauble, beautification, design, doodad*, embellishment, embroidery, flower, frill, frou frou*, garnish, gewgaw*, gimcrack*, gingerbread*, honor, jewel, knickknack*, pride, treasure, trimming, trinket;… …   New thesaurus

  • ornament — [or′nə mənt; ] for v. [, ôr′nəment΄] n. [OFr ornement < L ornamentum < ornare, to adorn (akin to ordinare: see ORDAIN)] 1. anything serving to adorn; decoration; embellishment; also, a desirable or needed adjunct 2. a person whose character …   English World dictionary

  • Ornamént — (lat., d.i. Schmuck), die an Gegenständen menschlicher Kunstfertigkeit angebrachte Verzierung, entweder der Berechnung (geometr. O.) oder der Phantasie (stilisiertes O.) entsprungen oder der organischen Natur (Pflanzenreich: Blatt, Blume, Ranke;… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ornament — Ornament, lat. deutsch, Verzierung; O.ik, die Lehre, passende Verzierungen anzubringen …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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