Synonyms for Marquetry:


decoration, adornment, overlay, embellishment, decor, detailing, Patterning, trim, ornament, border. marquetry (noun)

Usage examples for marquetry

  1. " That's the reason," said Lalage, " why I refurnished your study and bought that perfectly sweet Dutch marquetry bureau and hung up the picture of Milton dictating 'Paradise Lost' to his two daughters." – Lalage's Lovers 1911 by George A. Birmingham
  2. Dissatisfied, I turned from the table, not noticing for more than an instant a little crumpled roll of paper which, as I was vaguely conscious, now appeared on its smooth marquetry top. – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  3. Empty wine bottles lay beside a priceless marquetry table, whose top had been burned with cigar ends; and as the men scattered rapidly through the adjoining rooms, they found everywhere traces of German " kultur" which the vandals had left behind them. – With Haig on the Somme by D. H. Parry