One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the streets are hung with festoons of paper flowers’
garland, chain, lei, swathe, swag, wreath, chaplet, loop
1‘the room was festooned with streamers’
decorate, adorn, ornament, trim, dress up, array, deck, deck out, hang, loop, thread, cover, drape, swathe, garland, wreathe, bedeck, beribbon, bespangle
informal do up, do out, get up, tart up, trick out
literary bedizen, furbelow, caparison, befrill, bejewel
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