What is another word for rhinestone?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈa͡ɪnstə͡ʊn] (IPA)

Rhinestone is a term commonly used to describe a type of small, sparkly and translucent gemstone often used in fashion. However, there are several other words that can be used to describe similar stones, such as diamante, sequin, crystal, glitter, and bling. While rhinestones are typically made from glass or plastic, diamante stones are typically made from real or synthetic diamonds. Sequins are flat, shiny discs that are often used to embellish clothing, while crystals are clear, faceted stones that come in a variety of colours. Glitter refers to small particles of shiny material that can be added to fabrics or other materials for a sparkly effect, and bling is a general term used to describe anything that is flashy or ostentatious.

What are the hypernyms for Rhinestone?

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

What are the hyponyms for Rhinestone?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Rhinestone

On such afternoons Frau Laue put on a pair of real rhinestone earrings, a brown velveteen dress with a collar of black sequins on the square-cut neck, and in this festive attire paid Lilly a formal visit in the best room.
"The Song of Songs"
Hermann Sudermann
She set the hat over her black hair at exactly the right angle, skewering it securely in place with two silver pins, also severely simple in their style and quite unlike the glittering rhinestone variety offered for sale in Henry Daggett's general store.
"An Alabaster Box"
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
You got class, Kid; you certainly rhinestone this whole bunch of red men.
"Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories"
Rex Beach

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