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  • adj. Decorated with sparkly adornments like sequins.

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

  • adj. covered with beads or jewels or sequins


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  • First lady Michelle Obama mixed ease and style, kicking back in sequined silver Converse Jack Purcell kicks at the White House Easter egg roll. $90 at Converse. com.

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  • A stout woman clad in sequined pink muslin trousers and brassiere was standing on a platform revolving her stomach in time to the music of a piano and violin, and as we entered she changed her subject matter and began to revolve her large firm breasts in opposite directions.

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  • Randy Jackson, referring to his (misspelled) nickname sequined onto a shirt.

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  • Allee Willis stood at the mic, a white Jewish girl from Detroit fronting a ten-piece soul band dressed in sequined vegetable costumes.

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  • In a move that surprised many attendees, she wore a long mocha Rachel Zoe dress with a bow tie blouse and sequined jacket, rather than Missoni.

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  • Actresses Minka Kelly and Giselle Blondet tied for best dresses, respectively in a dazzling long sequined DVF Diane, you are a genius for this and a gorgeous bow adorned Oscar de la Renta.

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  • On stage she sports a varied array of sequined bikinis and fishnet tights, while she is handcuffed in a cage and a prison guard writhes against her.

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  • Model Karolina Kurkova, who presented an award while wearing a hooded DVF sequined jumpsuit, began singing in a surprisingly on-key voice, the lyrics to Lady Gaga's song "Paparazzi," before stopping herself.

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  • Light glinted off sequined costumes, masks, and beads.

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  • From these I learned that the local Hilton was a terrific bargain with pleasant service and an excellent central-city location, and that I would be charmed by the little sequined unicorns laid by the maids on the pillows every night.

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