What is another word for Festooning?

Pronunciation: [fɛstˈuːnɪŋ] (IPA)

Festooning refers to the decoration of a place or an object with hanging decorations or ornaments. The beautiful decorative element is commonly associated with celebrations or holidays, and it brings a festive and joyful atmosphere. There are many synonyms for the term festooning, including adorning, embellishing, bedecking, garnishing, and decking. These terms all suggest the idea of beautifying something and giving it an eye-catching appearance. Additionally, the words draping, swathing, and looping can also be used as synonyms for festooning, which reflect the way the decorations are hung or placed. Whether it's for a wedding, a birthday party, or a Christmas celebration, you can use various words to describe the festive decoration known as festooning.

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What are the hypernyms for Festooning?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Festooning

The country passed over between it and our encampment, was exceedingly beautiful; hills being thrown up in red ridges of bare rock, with the native fig-tree growing among the rocks, Festooning them into infinite groups of beauty, while the ground upon which we rode was a perfect carpet of verdure.
"Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1"
Ernest Giles
Edith, Helen, and others were perched on step- ladders, Festooning garlands and wreaths from window to window and post to post.
"Marm Lisa"
Kate Douglas Wiggin
A tribe of coolies come on board from the pepper plantation on a terraced hill, covered with the vivid green of the Festooning creeper, twined round long poles, and resembling hop-vines in growth and foliage.
"Through the Malay Archipelago"
Emily Richings

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