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embellish
used in The Lovely Bones

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Definition
make something more attractive or interesting by adding to it
  • When she handed him the damaged blue china to use as an ashtray, she used all her favorite words to embellish the story of breaking and then hiding, inside her coat, the now homely Wedgwood cup.
    Chapter Sixteen (29% in)

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