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Definition of "jewellery" []

  • Objects that are worn for personal adornment, such as bracelets, rings, necklaces, etc, considered collectively (noun)
  • The art or business of a jeweller (noun)
  • Collectively, personal ornamentation such as rings, necklaces, brooches and bracelets, made of precious metals and sometimes set with gemstones. (noun)

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Use "jewellery" in a sentence
  • "It can be accentuated with blend-in jewellery, a gold belt or a tough-looking chain necklace, or given a ladylike touch with a prim pearl choker, or simply left to make its own high impact statement."
  • "If jewellery is included, India has the largest amount of gold within its national boundaries."
  • "India accounted for a quarter of all the gold used in jewellery in 2009, thanks mainly to weddings and religious ceremonies"