Word For The Day. "Jewelry"

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  jewelry joo-uhl-ree, jool-ree ]

Synonyms: gems, jewels, gemstones, treasure, bijouterie, etc.


Definition of jewelry



   1. articles of gold, silver, precious stones, etc., for personal adornment    2. any ornaments for personal adornment, as necklaces or cuff links, including those of base metals, glass, plastic, or the like.       
Examples:    The burglars walked off with all my jewelry.
   The robbers buried the jewelry chest on the mountain.   My grandmother has some jewelry made of ivory.   She wears a lot of gold jewelry.

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