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diamante (adj.)

"powdered glass or crystal," by 1904, from French diamanté, past participle of diamanter "to set with diamonds," from Old French diamant (see diamond). Diamante also was a Middle English form of diamond.

updated on August 11, 2018

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Definitions of diamante from WordNet

diamante (n.)
adornment consisting of a small piece of shiny material used to decorate clothing;
Synonyms: sequin / spangle
diamante (n.)
fabric covered with glittering ornaments such as sequins or rhinestones;
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