Translation of "embellish" - English-Spanish dictionary

embellish

verb uk /ɪmˈbel·ɪʃ/

to make something more beautiful or interesting by adding something to it

embellecer
He embellished the story with lots of dramatic detail.
embellishment noun /ɪmˈbel·ɪʃ·mənt/

embellecimiento

(Translation of “embellish” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

embellish

verb /imˈbeliʃ/

to increase the interest of (a story etc) by adding (untrue) details

adornar
The soldier embellished the story of his escape.

to make beautiful with ornaments

embellecer, adornar
His uniform was embellished with gold braid.
embellishment noun

adorno

(Translation of “embellish” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)