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Spanish translation of “tinsel”

tinsel

noun /ˈtinsəl/
a sparkling, glittering substance used for decoration
oropel
The Christmas tree was decorated with tinsel.
tinselly adjective
como de oropel; llamativamente
(Definition of tinsel from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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