Synonyms of embroider in English:

embroider


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verb

1‘the cushion was embroidered with a pattern of golden keys’

SYNONYMS
decorate, adorn, ornament, embellish
sew, stitch

2‘she embroidered her stories with colourful detail’

SYNONYMS
elaborate, embellish, colour, enlarge on, exaggerate, catastrophize
add detail to, go into detail about, flesh out, add flesh to
touch up, dress up, gild, ginger up
informal jazz up
ANTONYMS

simplify