Synonyms of embellish in English:

embellish


See definition of embellish

verb

1‘weapons were often embellished with precious metal’

SYNONYMS
decorate, adorn, ornament, dress, dress up, furnish
beautify, enhance, enrich, grace
trim, garnish, gild, varnish
brighten up, ginger up
deck, bedeck, festoon, emblazon, bespangle
informal do up, do out, jazz up, zhoosh, zhoosh up
British informal tart up
literary bejewel, bedizen, caparison, furbelow, befrill

2‘the legend was embellished further by a visiting American academic’

SYNONYMS
elaborate, embroider, colour, expand on, exaggerate, dress up, touch up, gild, catastrophize
ANTONYMS

simplify