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English definition of “embroider”

embroider

verb     /ɪmˈbrɔɪdər/
CLOTH [I, T] to decorate cloth by sewing small patterns or pictures onto itKnitting and sewing
STORY [T] to add imaginary details to a story to make it more interesting : They accused him of embroidering the facts .Making things betterBecoming better
(Definition of embroider verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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