verb (embellish, es)
- To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
The old book cover was embellished with golden letters
- To make something sound or look better or more acceptable than it is in reality, to distort.
to a story, the truth
Etymology: From embellir.
- German: verbrí¤men
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