decorate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To furnish, offer, or decorate with anything ornamental; embellish.
    • To confer a medal or any other honor on: was decorated for bravery.
    • To deck with this which is becoming, ornamental, or honorary; to adorn; to beautify; to embellish
  • verb:
    • To provide with designs.
    • to boost the appearance of an interior of a home, space, office and so on.
    • (transitive) (in a few development languages) to give a way, etc. by attaching some further signal item.
    • prize a mark of honor, eg a medal, to
    • make more desirable with the addition of decoration, colour, etc.
    • supply with decoration
    • be breathtaking to consider
  • others:
    • to tell apart; elegance; honor.
    • To deck with one thing getting or decorative; adorn; beautify; embellish: since, to embellish the individual; to enhance an edifice.
    • To confer distinction upon by means of a badge or medal of honor: as, to decorate an artist because of the cross of this Legion of Honor.

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