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Definition of tinsel:

(n) : a shining material used for ornamental purposes; especially, a very thin, gauzelike cloth with much gold or silver woven into it; also, very thin metal overlaid with a thin coating of gold or silver, brass foil, or the like; very thin strips of a glittering, metallic material used as a decoration, and traditionally, draped at Christmas time over streamers, paper chains and the branches of Christmas trees
(adj) : showy to excess; gaudy; specious; superficial
(v) : to adorn with tinsel; to deck out with cheap but showy ornaments; to make gaudy; to give something a false sparkle
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Definition of tinsel:

(n) : a shining material used for ornamental purposes; especially, a very thin, gauzelike cloth with much gold or silver woven into it; also, very thin metal overlaid with a thin coating of gold or silver, brass foil, or the like; very thin strips of a glittering, metallic material used as a decoration, and traditionally, draped at Christmas time over streamers, paper chains and the branches of Christmas trees
(adj) : showy to excess; gaudy; specious; superficial
(v) : to adorn with tinsel; to deck out with cheap but showy ornaments; to make gaudy; to give something a false sparkle

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