Synonyms for beads


1. beads, string of beads, string
usage: several beads threaded together on a string


1. beads, string of beads, string
usage: a small ball with a hole through the middle
2. bead, jewelry, jewellery
usage: a shape that is spherical and small; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead"
3. drop, bead, pearl, sphere
usage: a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture


1. bead, form
usage: form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example
2. bead, decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify
usage: decorate by sewing beads onto; "bead the wedding gown"
3. bead, string, thread, draw
usage: string together like beads
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