What is another word for furbelow?

Pronunciation: [fˈɜːbɪlˌə͡ʊ] (IPA)

Furbelow refers to a decorative frill or flounce on a garment or piece of fabric. Some synonyms that could be used in place of furbelow include ruffle, flounce, frill, trim, adornment, embellishment, or decorative element. These terms all describe something added to a piece of clothing or fabric to enhance its aesthetic appeal. A furbelow could also be described as a flourish, a fancy touch, or a decorative flourish. Whatever the term used, it describes a detail added to a piece of clothing or fabric that serves to make it more visually appealing and interesting.

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What are the hypernyms for Furbelow?

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

Usage examples for Furbelow

Francos: Truth is so hidden in her various garbs That nakedness alone presents her fair; Hence ornament and furbelow disdain, And Hebe-like unbedecked let her stand forth.
"'A Comedy of Errors' in Seven Acts"
Spokeshave (AKA Old Fogy)
Nay oft in dreams invention we bestow To change a flounce or add a furbelow."
"Brief History of English and American Literature"
Henry A. Beers
This, by way of distinction, for she never had possessed such an article of luxury as a silk bonnet in her life, Jenny had placed over the coarse calico cap, with its full furbelow of the same yellow, ill-washed, homely material, next to her head; over this, as second in degree, a sun-burnt straw hat, with faded pink ribbons, just showed its broken rim and tawdry trimmings; and, to crown all, and serve as a guard to the rest, a really serviceable grey-beaver bonnet, once mine, towered up as high as the celebrated crown in which brother Peter figures in Swift's "Tale of a Tub."
"Roughing it in the Bush"
Susanna Moodie

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