over-embellished love



from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. marked by elaborate rhetoric and many figures of speech.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. excessively elaborate or showily expressed


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  • The second, quieter faction, are those who are fascinated with the case but believe that it was a hoax or that the story was grossly over-embellished, and I think this group, like myself, are more interested in the murders that prompted the whole case.

    Alexandra Holzer: Amityville Horror's Shattered: Director Ryan Katzenbach 'Hopes'-Part 1 (PHOTOS)

  • When one over-embellished shirt style sold poorly at Atrium, a store in New York, Five Four took it back and sent other shirts.

    Inside a Fashion Label's Scramble to Survive

  • Oh, the general concepts appeal to me--the peasant skirts, the flowy shapes and gypsyish attitude, but it's all over-embellished and overwrought with beading and sequins and tacky lace.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • He's all about simplicity, which in itself is special when so many designs lately are over-embellished.

    The Jewelry Weblog

  • This strange over-embellished silver coat gets a massive thumbs down from me....

    WalesOnline - Home

  • Shoes have been vertiginously high, preposterously over-embellished, with platforms you could stage small concerts on.

    The Guardian World News

  • Never over-embellished, just flat out delicious, whether it's her pie topped with radicchio, escarole, guanciale and a molten-centered fried egg or one with graceful tomato sauce, burrata and squash blossoms.


  • Kanye West must forget we're in a recession! sneaker line, Kanye West for Louis Vutton, will start retailing at $840 - with some pairs of the over-embellished sneaks reaching over $1,000 dollars!!!


  • I feel silly in skinny pants, patterned pants, over-embellished jeans, etc.

    Ask MetaFilter

  • Every holiday season, the painfully beautiful models of Victoria's Secret storm the runway in brilliant, over-embellished versions of the brand's upcoming lingerie

    WN.com - Articles related to Eva Longoria Parker: 'Desperate Housewives' affecting her sex life with hubby


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