Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Ornaments, such as bracelets, necklaces, or rings, made of precious metals set with gems or imitation gems.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of jewellery.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art or trade of a jeweler.
  • n. Jewels, collectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Jewelers' work; ornaments made by jewelers.
  • n. The workmanship of a jeweler.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)

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  • Simon says take off your jewellery and put it in this bag, then turn around and face the wall.

    September 12, 2009

  • Sandra says, "julary"

    September 12, 2009

  • The British spelling is jewellery.

    November 24, 2008