English to Afrikaans Meaning :: festoon

Festoon :
- slingerfestoonedfestooningslingers

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Noun(1) a curtain of fabric draped and bound at intervals to form graceful curves(2) an embellishment consisting of a decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points; used on pottery or in architectural work(3) flower chains suspended in curves between points as a decoration
Verb(1) decorate with strings of flowers

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(1) Thereafter, ÔÇÿfine festoon candlesticksÔÇÖ make fairly regular appearances, supplied to other clients, so disseminating a refined French style through the repertoire.(2) The flag must not be used as a festoon , rosette or bunting or in any other manner of decoration.(3) On this, the Swarovski crystal and pearls are strung like a festoon of flowers, with hanging clusters terminating in big pieces of aqua quartz.(4) Every mall in Beijing is festooned with Christmas decorations.(5) Its five floors of offices are festooned with flags and cartoon posters of the company's ant mascot.(6) The family's immaculate home is festooned with about 100 sympathy cards and a dozen bouquets.(7) The mold-blown scallop shell vase in Plate XIII is decorated with festoons reminiscent of Phoenician glass.(8) The road is decorated with colourful festoons whenever a new film is released and invariably there will be a mad rush for these movies.(9) On the M8 at Ballieston a flyover was festooned with a banner ÔÇÿWelcome to hell, ArthurÔÇÖ.(10) Only flicker bulbs and festoons were seen around the premises.(11) His bedroom was festooned with pictures of James Dean, and he would turn cartwheels over broken glass for a kind word from his heroes.(12) Above it, pink nylon falls in decorative festoons around a chandelier hanging from the ceiling.(13) The immediate area is festooned with posters calling for the clean-up.(14) From the entrance gates to the chimney tops, they all have been festooned with strings of coloured and bright white bulbs.(15) A lot of the cars streaming down the road are festooned with magnetized yellow ribbons.(16) The sprawling garden was festooned with fancy illuminations and aesthetically decorated flower baskets.
Related Words
(1) festoon ::
1. garland ::
2. chain ::
3. lei ::
4. swathe ::
5. swag ::
6. loop ::
7. decorate ::
8. adorn ::
9. ornament ::
12. hang ::
13. loop ::
14. drape ::
15. swathe ::
16. garland ::
17. wreathe ::
18. bedeck ::
21. trick out ::
truuk uit
22. bedizen ::
Different Forms
festoon, festooned, festooning, festoons
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