Synonyms of embroidery in English:

embroidery


See definition of embroidery

noun

1‘my mother decided I should learn embroidery’

SYNONYMS

needlework, needlepoint, needlecraft, sewing, cross stitch, tatting, crochet, crewel work

tapestry, sampler

2‘fanciful embroidery of the facts’

SYNONYMS

elaboration, embellishment, adornment, ornamentation, colouring, enhancement

exaggeration, overstatement, hyperbole

touching up, dressing up, gilding, varnishing, gingering up

informal jazzing up

ANTONYMS

simplification