Synonyms for Festoons:


ornaments (verb)
bedecks, emblazons, prettifies, garnishes, trims, dandifies, bedizens, decorates, ornaments, Crowns, adorns, enriches, gilds.

Usage examples for festoons

  1. Several times we cut off bends of the river by narrow canals, the branches of the trees, interwoven by numberless creepers, which hung down in festoons covered with brilliant blossoms, forming a dense canopy over our heads. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. Jane smiled at them good- naturedly; sat down at the piano, a Bechstein grand; glanced at the festoons of white roses and the cross of crimson ramblers; then, without further preliminaries, struck the opening chord and commenced to sing. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  3. These flowers and festoons as well as the frame of the mirror, were of some light wood- lime, I fancy- and reminded me of Grinling Gibbons' work; and the glass tilted forward at a surprising angle, as if about to tumble on the hearth- rug. – I Saw Three Ships and Other Winter Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch