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jew·el·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jewelry, jewellery(noun)

    an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jewelry(noun)

    the art or trade of a jeweler

    Etymology: [Cf. F. joaillerie.]

  2. Jewelry(noun)

    jewels, collectively; as, a bride's jewelry

    Etymology: [Cf. F. joaillerie.]

Freebase

  1. Jewelry

    Jewelry is a South Korean girl group which was formed in 2001. Its most successful album was Kitchi Island. As of 2013, they are the longest running Korean girl group ever, surpassing super-group Baby V.O.X.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Jewelry

    Objects of precious metal usually containing gems and worn to enhance personal appearance. Health concerns include possible contamination from lead content or bacteria.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Jewelry

    Small incandescent lamps are sometimes mounted as articles of jewelry in scarf-pins or in the hair. They may be supplied with current from storage or from portable batteries carried on the person.

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How to pronounce jewelry?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jewelry in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jewelry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of jewelry in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Whatever persons and subjects never become incredible and unique before a tedious and arduous process of life-struggles since as gold becomes jewelry after smelting in the fire and similarly stone through tools as a statue.

  2. Ronit Lupu:

    This discovery represents a highly significant addition to our research of the city and the vicinity. Apart from the pottery, the fascinating flint finds attest to the livelihood of the local population in prehistoric times: Small sickle blades for harvesting cereal crops, chisels and polished axes for building, borers and awls, and even a bead made of carnelian (a gemstone), indicating that jewelry was either made or imported, the grinding tools, mortars and pestles, like the basalt bowl, attest to technological skills as well as to the kinds of crafts practiced in the local community.

  3. Holly Butcher:

    It makes you think how silly it is that we think it is worth spending so much money on new clothes and ‘things’ in our lives, buy your friend something kind instead of another dress, beauty product or jewelry for that next wedding … take them out for a meal, or better yet, cook them a meal. Get their coffee. Give or buy them a plant, a massage or a candle and tell them you love them when you give it to them.

  4. Ann Marie Sharoupim:

    I worked for months to come up with a way to create jewelry that would last.

  5. Ellen Bachner:

    It was different, but she got to wear her dress and jewelry and take pictures with her friends.

Images & Illustrations of jewelry

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    a fabric with a nap that is longer and softer than velvet
    • A. plush
    • B. cosmopolitan
    • C. alternate
    • D. sought

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