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The meaning of Decorate

Decorate – definition


Make (something) look more attractive by adding extra items or images to it.

Usage examples:

The town was decorated with christmas lights

Confer an award or medal on (a member of the armed forces).

Usage examples:

He was decorated for outstanding bravery

To add something to an object or place, esp. to make it more attractive

Usage examples:

They decorated the table with flowers and candles., all four firefighters were decorated for bravery.

Decorate translation into English

Decorate: translate from English into Chinese

Translate decorate into Chinese (Simplified)}
装饰, 布置, 修饰, 修, 镶嵌, 摆布, 铺陈

Decorate: translate from English into Dutch

Translate decorate into Dutch}
Versieren, Decoreren, Behangen, Tooien, Schilderen

Decorate: translate from English into French

Translate decorate into French}
Décorer, Orner, Parer, Enrubanner

Decorate: translate from English into German

Translate decorate into German}
Schmücken, Verzieren, Dekorieren, Zieren, Garnieren, Ausschmücken, Bemalen, Auszeichnen, Behängen, Aufputzen, Putzen, Dressieren

Decorate: translate from English into Hindi

Translate decorate into Hindi}
को सजाये, सजाना, अलंकृत करना, श्रृंगार करना, सज देना, संवारना, सुशोभित करना, आरास्ता करना, पदक से सम्मानित करना, संजोना, सजना, विभूषित करना, पुरस्कृत करना

Decorate: translate from English into Italian

Translate decorate into Italian}
Decorare, Arredare, Ornare, Adornare, Guarnire, Addobbare, Imbiancare, Pavesare, Parare

Decorate: translate from English into Korean

Translate decorate into Korean}
장식하다, ...의 장식물이 되다, ...에게 훈장을 주다, 벽에 벽지를 바르다, 방에 벽지를 바르다, 모양내다

Decorate: translate from English into Russian

Translate decorate into Russian}
Украшать, Декорировать, Отделывать, Награждать, Расцвечивать, Убирать, Награждать знаками отличия, Награждать орденами

Decorate: translate from English into Spanish

Translate decorate into Spanish}
Decorar, Adornar, Condecorar, Pintar, Empapelar

Word origin

mid 16th century (in the sense ‘to grace or honour’): from Latin decoratus ‘embellished’ (past participle of decorare ), from decus, decor- ‘beauty, honour, or embellishment’.

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