(noun, verb)


1. a curtain of fabric draped and bound at intervals to form graceful curves

Definition categories: man–made, curtain, drape, drapery, mantle, pall

2. an embellishment consisting of a decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points; used on pottery or in architectural work

Definition categories: man–made, embellishment

3. flower chains suspended in curves between points as a decoration

Similar word(s): festoonery

Definition categories: man–made


1. decorate with strings of flowers

- The public buildings were festooned for the holiday

Definition categories: creation, adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament