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sequinnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsiː.kwɪn/
a ​small, ​shinymetal or ​plasticdiscsewn onto ​clothes for ​decoration
sequinned
adjective (also sequined) uk   us   /-kwɪnd/
a ​shimmering, ​blue sequinned ​dress
(Definition of sequin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sequinnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsi·kwən/
a ​small, ​shinymetal or ​plasticdisksewn on ​clothes for ​decoration: Her ​dresssparkled with sequins.
(Definition of sequin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sequin”
in Chinese (Simplified) (服装上作装饰用的)闪光亮片…
in Turkish pul…
in Russian блестка (на одежде)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (服裝上作裝飾用的)閃光亮片…
in Polish cekin…
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