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 for embroidered
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  decorated \decorated\ adj.
     having decorations. [Narrower terms: beaded, beady,
     bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled,
     sequined, spangled, spangly; bedaubed; bespectacled,
     monocled, spectacled; braided; brocaded, embossed,
     raised; buttony; carbuncled; champleve, cloisonne,
     enameled; crested, plumed having a decorative plume);
     crested, top-knotted, topknotted, tufted; crested;
     embellished, ornamented, ornate; embroidered; encircled,
     ringed, wreathed; fancied up, gussied, gussied up, tricked
     out; feathery, feathered, plumy; frilled, frilly,
     ruffled; fringed; gilt-edged; inflamed; inlaid;
     inwrought; laced; mosaic, tessellated; paneled,
     wainscoted; studded; tapestried; tasseled, tasselled;
     tufted; clinquant, tinseled, tinselly; tricked-out]
     Also See: clothed, fancy. Antonym: unadorned.
     Syn: adorned.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Embroider \Em*broid"er\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embroidered; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Embroidering.] [OE. embrouden. See Broider.]
     To ornament with needlework; as, to embroider a scarf.
     [1913 Webster]
           Thou shalt embroider the coat of fine linen. --Ex.
                                                    xxviii. 39.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  embroidered \embroidered\ adj.
     decorated with embroidery.
     [WordNet 1.5]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  71 Moby Thesaurus words for "embroidered":
     adorned, affected, apocryphal, artificial, assumed, bastard,
     befrilled, bogus, brummagem, colorable, colored, counterfeit,
     counterfeited, decorated, distorted, dressed up, dummy,
     embellished, ersatz, factitious, fake, faked, falsified, fancy,
     feigned, festooned, fictitious, fictive, figurative, figured,
     florid, flowery, garbled, illegitimate, imitation, junky, lush,
     luxuriant, make-believe, man-made, mock, ornate, overcharged,
     overloaded, perverted, phony, pinchbeck, pretended, pseudo, purple,
     put-on, quasi, queer, self-styled, sham, shoddy, simulated,
     so-called, soi-disant, spurious, supposititious, synthetic, tin,
     tinsel, titivated, twisted, unauthentic, ungenuine, unnatural,
     unreal, warped

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