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Definition of: filigree

(filə·grē) noun
1. Delicate ornamental work formed of intertwisted gold or silver wire.
2. Anything fanciful and delicate, but purely ornate.
adjective Made of or adorned with filigree; fanciful; ornate.
v.t. ·greed, ·gree·ing
To adorn with filigree; work in filigree. Sometimes spelled filagree or fillagree.
Also Obs. fil′i·grain. [Short for filigreen, var. of filigrane <F <Ital. filigrana <L filum thread + granum a grain]

Most often used phrases:

filigree work
silver filigree
gold filigree
filigree shadow
filigree style
federation filigree
filigree gold
filigree jewelry
paper filigree
fine filigree
intricate filigree
coil filigree
coil s filigree
filigree ornamental
victorian filigree

'filigree' used in domains:

fireandfiligree.com
islandfiligree.com
filigreefp.com
bluefiligree.com
vintagefiligree.com
karimnagarsilverfiligree.com

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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