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Aquarellist
Aquarellist Aq`ua*rel"list, n. A painter in thin transparent water colors.
Bellis perennis
Marguerite Mar"gue*rite, n. [F., a pearl, a daisy. See Margarite.] (Bot.) The daisy (Bellis perennis). The name is often applied also to the ox-eye daisy and to the China aster. --Longfellow.
Boswellism
Boswellism Bos"well*ism, n. The style of Boswell.
duellist
Duelist Du"el*ist, n. [F. duelliste.] One who fights in single combat. [Written also duellist.] A duelist . . . always values himself upon his courage, his sense of honor, his fidelity and friendship. --Hume.
Embellish
Embellish Em*bel"lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embellished; p. pr. & vb. n. Embellishing.] [OE. embelisen, embelisshen, F. embellir; pref. em- (L. in) + bel, beau, beautiful. See Beauty.] To make beautiful or elegant by ornaments; to decorate; to adorn; as, to embellish a book with pictures, a garden with shrubs and flowers, a narrative with striking anecdotes, or style with metaphors. Syn: To adorn; beautify; deck; bedeck; decorate; garnish; enrich; ornament; illustrate. See Adorn.
Embellished
Embellish Em*bel"lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embellished; p. pr. & vb. n. Embellishing.] [OE. embelisen, embelisshen, F. embellir; pref. em- (L. in) + bel, beau, beautiful. See Beauty.] To make beautiful or elegant by ornaments; to decorate; to adorn; as, to embellish a book with pictures, a garden with shrubs and flowers, a narrative with striking anecdotes, or style with metaphors. Syn: To adorn; beautify; deck; bedeck; decorate; garnish; enrich; ornament; illustrate. See Adorn.
Embellisher
Embellisher Em*bel"lish*er, n. One who embellishes.
Embellishing
Embellish Em*bel"lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embellished; p. pr. & vb. n. Embellishing.] [OE. embelisen, embelisshen, F. embellir; pref. em- (L. in) + bel, beau, beautiful. See Beauty.] To make beautiful or elegant by ornaments; to decorate; to adorn; as, to embellish a book with pictures, a garden with shrubs and flowers, a narrative with striking anecdotes, or style with metaphors. Syn: To adorn; beautify; deck; bedeck; decorate; garnish; enrich; ornament; illustrate. See Adorn.
Embellishment
Embellishment Em*bel"lish*ment, n. [Cf. F. embellissement.] 1. The act of adorning, or the state of being adorned; adornment. In the selection of their ground, as well as in the embellishment of it. --Prescott. 2. That which adds beauty or elegance; ornament; decoration; as, pictorial embellishments. The graces and embellishments of the exterior man. --I. Taylor.
enamellist
Enameler En*am"el*er, Enamelist En*am"el*ist, n. One who enamels; a workman or artist who applies enamels in ornamental work. [Written also enameller, enamellist.]
Hellish
Hellish Hell"ish, a. Of or pertaining to hell; like hell; infernal; malignant; wicked; detestable; diabolical. ``Hellish hate.' --Milton. -- Hell"ish*ly, adv. -- Hell"ish*ness, n.
Hellishly
Hellish Hell"ish, a. Of or pertaining to hell; like hell; infernal; malignant; wicked; detestable; diabolical. ``Hellish hate.' --Milton. -- Hell"ish*ly, adv. -- Hell"ish*ness, n.
Hellishness
Hellish Hell"ish, a. Of or pertaining to hell; like hell; infernal; malignant; wicked; detestable; diabolical. ``Hellish hate.' --Milton. -- Hell"ish*ly, adv. -- Hell"ish*ness, n.
Niellist
Niellist Ni*el"list, n. One who practices the style of ornamentation called niello.
Parnellism
Parnellism Par"nell*ism, n. (Eng. Politics) The policy or principles of the Parnellites.
Psellism
Psellism Psel"lism, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to stammer.] Indistinct pronunciation; stammering.
Swellish
Swellish Swell"ish, a. Dandified; stylish. [Slang]
Trellis
Trellis Trel"lis, n. [OE. relis, F. treillis, fr. treille vine arbor, fr. L. tricla, triclea, triclia, a bower, arbor, summer house.] A structure or frame of crossbarred work, or latticework, used for various purposes, as for screens or for supporting plants.
Trellised
Trellised Trel"lised, a. Having a trellis or trellises. Cottages trellised over with exotic plants. --Jeffrey.
Violoncellist
Violoncellist Vi`o*lon*cel"list, n. [Cf. F. violoncelliste, It. violoncellista.] A player on the violoncello.

Meaning of Ellis from wikipedia

- Ellis is a first name and surname of English and Welsh origin. The surname was first recorded in 1202 in Lincolnshire, England. Last name: Ellis. This...
- only public access to Ellis Island is via boat. There is a bridge from the island to New Jersey but it is closed to the public. Ellis Island is in Upper...
- Tracee Ellis Ross (born Tracee Joy Silberstein; October 29, 1972) is an American actress, model, comedian, director and television host, best known for...
- America inspired Familia earnt critical acclaim in 2016. Ellis-Bextor was born in London to Janet Ellis, who was later a presenter on BBC's children's television...
- seasons with the Indiana Pacers. Ellis attended Lanier High School in Jackson, Mississippi. As a senior in 2004–05, Ellis led Lanier to its second state...
- Easton Ellis (born March 7, 1964) is an American author, screenwriter, and short story writer. His works have been translated into 27 languages. Ellis was...
- partner, Howard Ellis, was a pivotal contributor to the firm's early history. Ellis joined the firm as a young ****ociate in 1915. Ellis ****isted Kirkland...
- Interview with Georgie Ellis (Ruth Ellis's daughter) on YouTube Court of Appeal decision Ruth Ellis at Find a Grave Ruth Ellis at Find a Grave Scotsman...
- 2017 Ellis announced that she would step down from shadow cabinet as of the next reshuffle and leave parliament at the 2019 federal election. Ellis was...
- autobiography, Ellis characterized his mother, Hattie, as a self-absorbed woman with a bipolar disorder. At times, according to Ellis, she was a "bustling...
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