Definition of Decorating. Meaning of Decorating. Synonyms of Decorating

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Definition of Decorating

Decorating
Decorate Dec"o*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Decorated; p. pr. & vb. n. Decorating.] [L. decoratus, p. p. of decorare, fr. decus ornament; akin to decere to be becoming. See Decent.] To deck with that which is becoming, ornamental, or honorary; to adorn; to beautify; to embellish; as, to decorate the person; to decorate an edifice; to decorate a lawn with flowers; to decorate the mind with moral beauties; to decorate a hero with honors. Her fat neck was ornamented with jewels, rich bracelets decorated her arms. --Thackeray. Syn: To adorn; embellish; ornament; beautify; grace. See Adorn. Decorated style (Arch.), a name given by some writers to the perfected English Gothic architecture; it may be considered as having flourished from about a. d. 1300 to a. d. 1375.

Meaning of Decorating from wikipedia

- In-glaze decoration, a method of decorating ceramics - decoration applied before firing On-glaze decoration, a method of decorating ceramics - decoration applied...
- as a decorated cake, and are considered the most artistic form of cake decorating.[by whom?][citation needed] Christmas cakes began to be decorated in the...
- Primitive decorating is a style of decorating using primitive folk art style that is characteristic of a historic or early Americana time period, typically...
- functional design and the effective use of space, as compared to interior decorating. An interior designer in fine line design can undertake projects that...
- Egg decorating is the art or craft of decorating eggs. It has been a po****r art form throughout history because of the attractive, smooth, oval shape...
- to its ordinary English meaning, decorated can mean: In architecture, "Decorated", "Decorated Period", or "Decorated Gothic" is a period and style of...
- ****ociation before merging, in 2002, with the Painting & Decorating Federation to form the Painting & Decorating ****ociation. The Construction Industry Joint Council...
- States. Today cookie decorating traditions continue in many places in the world and include such activities as cookie decorating parties, competitions...
- This list catalogs the most honored US Naval vessels of the Second World War. It is placed in descending order of earned Battle Stars; descending accorded...
- style are Early English or First Pointed (late 12th–late 13th centuries) Decorated Gothic or Second Pointed (late 13th–late 14th centuries) Perpendicular...