jewelry jewelry  /ˈdʒu əl ri/

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  1. From the Duke of Westminster, Chanel's most renowned amour, came more jewels: these she had copied, setting off the costume-jewelry vogue.
  2. L'Atlantide is the name of the newest high-jewelry collection to emerge from the Place Vendme ateliers of Van Cleef Arpels.
  3. Concerned about dwindling resources, fine-jewelry designers are taking a shine to reclaimed gold.

News

  1. Jewelry store owner arrested in burglary, theft crimes

    The owner of a local jewelry store was arrested and booked into jail in connection with burglary and theft. John Owen Dasher, 51, of Silver Lake, owner of the Diamond House, 1801 S.W. Gage Blvd., was booked into the Shawnee County Jail at 2:40 p.m.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal

  2. Unique Jewelry, Art and Gift Shop in Bellingham, Wash. Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary by Giving Back

    BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- via PRWEB -- Whimsey, a locally owned jewelry and art gallery in the heart of Fairhaven, is pleased to announce its upcoming 10-year anniversary. To celebrate the milestone anniversary, ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Italian Jewelry Designs From 2013 Las Vegas Jewelry Week

    U.S. jewelry retailers in search of Italian jewelry in the specially branded section of the JCK Las Vegas tradeshow.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "Preventing dangerous metal jewelry from reaching the hands of children is a priority for our agency," Nord said.
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Nancy Nord Source: AFP

  2. "When the cable company decides to send 70 channels -- the food channel, and the dog channel and the bike channel and the jewelry channel -- into your home, (we believe) that the Big Ten Network deserves to be in that grouping," Big Ten...
    on Aug 10, 2007 By: Jim Delany Source: SportingNews.com

  3. "At home opening Christmas presents from my man. SO happy! He really spoiled me this year and gave me so many incredible presents! :)," Paris Hilton wrote of gifts from boyfriend Doug Reinhardt. "All the jewelry he bought me: is so stunning!...
    on Dec 24, 2009 By: Paris Hilton Source: Access Hollywood

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