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embellish

[ɪm'belɪʃ] , [em-] брит. / амер.

гл.

  1. украшать

  2. украшать, приукрашивать (рассказ, повествование и т. п. вымышленными деталями)

  3. уст. делать красивым

Примеры из текстов

Pyotr Stepanovitch, of course, had treated them badly; it might all have gone off far more harmoniously and easily if he had taken the trouble to embellish the facts ever so little.
Петр Степанович несомненно был виноват пред ними: всё бы могло обойтись гораздо согласнее и легче, если б он позаботился хоть на капельку скрасить действительность.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
And this took place during the summer of our two great victories—over Germany and Japan—victories which embellish the history of our Fatherland and which our grandsons and great- grandsons will learn about in school.
Это было в лето двух великих Побед - над Германией и над Японией, побед, которые извеличат историю нашего Отечества, и внуки и правнуки будут их изучать.
Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr / The Gulag ArchipelagoСолженицын, Александр / Архипелаг Гулаг
Архипелаг Гулаг
Солженицын, Александр
© Русский Общественный Фонд Александра Солженицына, 2009
The Gulag Archipelago
Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
© 1973 by Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn
© 1973, 1974 by Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc.
© 1985 by The Russian Social Fund
Mrs. Dowler, you embellish the rooms.
Миссис Даулер, вы — украшение зала.
Dickens, Charles / The Pickwick PapersДиккенс, Чарльз / Посмертные записки Пиквикского Клуба
Посмертные записки Пиквикского Клуба
Диккенс, Чарльз
© ООО "Издательство Астрель", 2010
The Pickwick Papers
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1993
Don't embellish."
Не перебарщивай.
Eddings, David / Magician's GambitЭддингс, Дэвид / В поисках камня
В поисках камня
Эддингс, Дэвид
Magician's Gambit
Eddings, David
© 1983 by David Eddings
It was characteristic of Mrs. Penniman that she related this fact, not in the least out of malignity to Catherine, whom she very sufficiently pitied, but simply from a natural disposition to embellish any subject that she touched.
Характер миссис Пенимен проявлялся в том, что упоминала она об этом факте не по злобе (напротив, тетушка достаточно жалела Кэтрин), а просто из природной склонности приукрашивать всякий предмет, которого она касалась.
James, Henri / Washington SquareДжеймс, Генри / Вашингтонская площадь
Вашингтонская площадь
Джеймс, Генри
Washington Square
James, Henri
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
The Nilghai, fat, burly, and aggressive, was in Torpenhow's rooms. Behind him sat the Keneu, the Great War Eagle, and between them lay a large map embellished with black-and-white-headed pins.
Нильгаи, жирный, дюжий и воинственный, находился в это время в комнате Торпенгоу, а за его спиной сидел Кинью, великий орел войны. Перед ними лежала большая карта, утыканная булавками с белыми и черными головками.
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard / The Light That FailedКиплинг, Джозеф Редьярд / Свет погас
Свет погас
Киплинг, Джозеф Редьярд
© "Издательство П. П. Сойкина", 1915
The Light That Failed
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard
© 2011 by Victorian Secrets
But if you examine it more attentively you will see that it is nothing but the old-fashioned sword of Bakuninism and Tkachovism embellished with a new trade-mark, that of V.V., an expert in reactionary theories in Petersburg.
Но присмотритесь к нему внимательнее, и вы увидите, что оружие это есть не что иное, как старомодная шпага бакунизма, ткачевизма, украшенная новым клеймом: реакционных теорий мастер В. В. в Петербурге.
Плеханов, Г. В. / Наши разногласия. Письмо к П. Л. ЛавровуPlekhanov, G. V. / Our Differences. Letter to P. L. Lavrov
Our Differences. Letter to P. L. Lavrov
Plekhanov, G. V.
Наши разногласия. Письмо к П. Л. Лаврову
Плеханов, Г. В.
© Государственное издательство политической литературы, 1949 г.
The furnishings were simple but well made and embellished with carved designs.
Мебель была простая, но добротно сделанная и украшенная резными узорами.
Goodkind, Terry / The pillars of creationГудкайнд, Терри / Седьмое правило Волшебника: Столпы творения
Седьмое правило Волшебника: Столпы творения
Гудкайнд, Терри
© Теrry Goodkind, 2001
© Перевод Н.Романецкий, 2003
© ООО "Издательство ACT", 2003
The pillars of creation
Goodkind, Terry
© 2001 by Теrry Goodkind
He has occasional employment on the same newspaper, in getting up the facts of dry subjects, to be written about and embellished by more fertile minds.
В той газете, где работал я, ему иногда поручают собирать факты, голые факты, которые умы более плодовитые затем излагают и приукрашивают.
Dickens, Charles / David CopperfieldДиккенс, Чарльз / Жизнь Дэвида Копперфилда
Жизнь Дэвида Копперфилда
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1959
David Copperfield
Dickens, Charles
© CRW Publishing Limited 2004
While this address was in course of delivery, the old gentleman, with his nose and cheeks embellished with large patches of soot, sat upon the ground with his arms folded, eyeing the spectators in profound silence, and with a very majestic demeanour.
Пока произносилась эта речь, старый джентльмен, нос и щеки которого были разукрашены большими пятнами сажи, сидел на полу, сложив руки, созерцая присутствующих в глубоком молчании и с величественной миной.
Диккенс, Чарльз / Жизнь и приключения Николаса НикльбиDickens, Charles / The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
Жизнь и приключения Николаса Никльби
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Издательство "Правда", 1989
Then, this room was embellished with a muslin curtain, and that room was rendered quite elegant by a window-blind, and such improvements were made, as no one would have supposed possible.
Затем одна комната украсилась муслиновыми занавесками, а другая стала совсем элегантной благодаря шторе, и такие были сделаны улучшения, каких никто и вообразить не мог.
Диккенс, Чарльз / Жизнь и приключения Николаса НикльбиDickens, Charles / The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
Жизнь и приключения Николаса Никльби
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Издательство "Правда", 1989
All was over-sized, over-embellished, over-expensive.
Все было чересчур огромным, чересчур изукрашенным, чересчур дорогим.
Abercrombie, Joe / The Blade ItselfАберкромби, Джо / Кровь и железо
Кровь и железо
Аберкромби, Джо
© 2006 by Joe Abercrombie.
© Перевод. В. Иванов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
The Blade Itself
Abercrombie, Joe
© 2007 by Joe Abercrombie

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ɪm'belɪʃ; em-ГлаголукрашатьПримеры

The leather cover of the old book was embellished with gold letters. — Кожаная обложка старой книги была украшена позолоченными буквами.

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  1. 1.

    украшать, приукрашивать, украсить

    Перевод добавил Василий Харин
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  2. 2.

    to make story more interesting by adding details, to make something more beautiful by decorating

    Перевод добавил Angelina Krylova
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Формы слова

embellish

verb
Basic forms
Pastembellished
Imperativeembellish
Present Participle (Participle I)embellishing
Past Participle (Participle II)embellished
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I embellishwe embellish
you embellishyou embellish
he/she/it embellishesthey embellish
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am embellishingwe are embellishing
you are embellishingyou are embellishing
he/she/it is embellishingthey are embellishing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have embellishedwe have embellished
you have embellishedyou have embellished
he/she/it has embellishedthey have embellished
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been embellishingwe have been embellishing
you have been embellishingyou have been embellishing
he/she/it has been embellishingthey have been embellishing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I embellishedwe embellished
you embellishedyou embellished
he/she/it embellishedthey embellished
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was embellishingwe were embellishing
you were embellishingyou were embellishing
he/she/it was embellishingthey were embellishing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had embellishedwe had embellished
you had embellishedyou had embellished
he/she/it had embellishedthey had embellished
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been embellishingwe had been embellishing
you had been embellishingyou had been embellishing
he/she/it had been embellishingthey had been embellishing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will embellishwe shall/will embellish
you will embellishyou will embellish
he/she/it will embellishthey will embellish
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be embellishingwe shall/will be embellishing
you will be embellishingyou will be embellishing
he/she/it will be embellishingthey will be embellishing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have embellishedwe shall/will have embellished
you will have embellishedyou will have embellished
he/she/it will have embellishedthey will have embellished
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been embellishingwe shall/will have been embellishing
you will have been embellishingyou will have been embellishing
he/she/it will have been embellishingthey will have been embellishing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would embellishwe should/would embellish
you would embellishyou would embellish
he/she/it would embellishthey would embellish
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be embellishingwe should/would be embellishing
you would be embellishingyou would be embellishing
he/she/it would be embellishingthey would be embellishing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have embellishedwe should/would have embellished
you would have embellishedyou would have embellished
he/she/it would have embellishedthey would have embellished
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been embellishingwe should/would have been embellishing
you would have been embellishingyou would have been embellishing
he/she/it would have been embellishingthey would have been embellishing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am embellishedwe are embellished
you are embellishedyou are embellished
he/she/it is embellishedthey are embellished
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being embellishedwe are being embellished
you are being embellishedyou are being embellished
he/she/it is being embellishedthey are being embellished
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been embellishedwe have been embellished
you have been embellishedyou have been embellished
he/she/it has been embellishedthey have been embellished
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was embellishedwe were embellished
you were embellishedyou were embellished
he/she/it was embellishedthey were embellished
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being embellishedwe were being embellished
you were being embellishedyou were being embellished
he/she/it was being embellishedthey were being embellished
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been embellishedwe had been embellished
you had been embellishedyou had been embellished
he/she/it had been embellishedthey had been embellished
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be embellishedwe shall/will be embellished
you will be embellishedyou will be embellished
he/she/it will be embellishedthey will be embellished
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been embellishedwe shall/will have been embellished
you will have been embellishedyou will have been embellished
he/she/it will have been embellishedthey will have been embellished