Synonyms for bead

Synonyms for (noun) bead

Synonyms: bead

Definition: a small ball with a hole through the middle

Similar words: jewellery, jewelry

Definition: an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)

Synonyms: bead, beading, beadwork, astragal

Definition: a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture

Similar words: moulding, molding

Definition: a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing

Synonyms: pearl, bead, drop

Definition: a shape that is spherical and small

Usage: he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops; beads of sweat on his forehead

Similar words: sphere

Definition: a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)

Synonyms for (verb) bead

Synonyms: bead

Definition: string together like beads

Similar words: draw, string, thread

Definition: thread on or as if on a string

Usage: string pearls on a string; the child drew glass beads on a string; thread dried cranberries

Synonyms: bead

Definition: decorate by sewing beads onto

Usage: bead the wedding gown

Similar words: embellish, decorate, beautify, adorn, grace, ornament

Definition: make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

Usage: Decorate the room for the party; beautify yourself for the special day

Synonyms: bead

Definition: form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example

Similar words: form

Definition: assume a form or shape

Usage: the water formed little beads

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