adornment
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adornment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el adorno m, ornamento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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adornment [əˈdɔːnmənt]
noun
1 (act) [of body, person] adorno (m); embellecimiento (m); [of building, room] decoración (f)
Cosmetics are used for adornment ...a building without any adornment Choosing adornments for the house had always been a job he preferred to avoid
2 (object) adorno (m)
...jewelry, tattoos, and other adornments Few older women look good with long hair or with ribbons or bows as adornments
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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