Synonyms for inlay

Synonyms for (noun) inlay

Synonyms: inlay

Definition: a decoration made by fitting pieces of wood into prepared slots in a surface

Similar words: decoration, ornament, ornamentation

Definition: something used to beautify

Synonyms: inlay

Definition: (dentistry) a filling consisting of a solid substance (as gold or porcelain) fitted to a cavity in a tooth and cemented into place

Similar words: filling

Definition: (dentistry) a dental appliance consisting of any of various substances (as metal or plastic) inserted into a prepared cavity in a tooth

Usage: when he yawned I could see the gold fillings in his teeth; an informal British term for `filling' is `stopping'

Synonyms for (verb) inlay

Synonyms: inlay

Definition: decorate the surface of by inserting wood, stone, and metal

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

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