from The Century Dictionary.

  • Ornamented with filigree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Adorned with filigree.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having filigree ornamentation
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of filigree.


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  • –noun

    1. delicate ornamental work of fine silver, gold, or other metal wires, esp. lacy jewelers' work of scrolls and arabesques.

    2. anything very delicate or fanciful: a filigree of frost.


    3. composed of or resembling filigree.

    –verb (used with object)

    4. to adorn with or form into filigree.

    February 8, 2009

  • used in a sentence:

    Filigreed to go to the prom with Charlie, provided he could wear the pumpkin chiffon bridesmaid's dress Lureen had broken a rib fighting for during the annual Groundhog's Day melee in Belinda's Bridal Basement Bonanza.

    February 8, 2009

  • Filigreed is no match for colt avarice.

    February 8, 2009