Jew´el   Pronunciation: jū´ĕl or jų´ĕl
1.An ornament of dress usually made of a precious metal, and having enamel or precious stones as a part of its design.
2.A precious stone; a gem.
3.An object regarded with special affection; a precious thing.
4.A bearing for a pivot a pivot in a watch, formed of a crystal or precious stone, as a ruby.
Jewel block
(Naut.) block at the extremity of a yard, through which the halyard of a studding sail is rove.
v. t.1.To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels; to bejewel.
The long gray tufts . . . are jeweled thick with dew.
- M. Arnold.
Noun1.Jeweljewel - a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry
Synonyms: precious stone, gem
2.jewel - a person who is a brilliant and precious as a piece of jewelry
Synonyms: gem
Verb1.jewel - adorn or decorate with precious stones; "jeweled dresses"
Synonyms: bejewel
acceptable person, anklet, armlet, ball bearing, bangle, bead, beads, bearing, bejewel, beribbon, beset, bespangle, bevel bearing, bijou, boast, boon, bracelet, breastpin, brilliant, brooch, bushing, capital fellow, catch, chain, chaplet, charm, chatelaine, circle, coronet, cosset, crown, darling, diadem, diamond, earring, engrave, favorite, feather, figure, filigree, find, flag, flounce, flower, fob, fondling, garland, gentleman, godsend, good fellow, good lot, good man, good person, good sort, good thing, good woman, headstock, honest man, ideal, idol, illuminate, lady, locket, marvel, matinee idol, mensch, minion, necklace, needle bearing, nonesuch, nonpareil, nose ring, paint, pearl, perfect gentleman, perfect lady, persona grata, pet, phoenix, pin, plum, plume, precious stone, preference, pride, pride and joy, prince, prize, real man, rhinestone, ribbon, right sort, ring, rock, roller bearing, rough diamond, spangle, sparkler, spoiled child, stickpin, stone, thrust bearing, tiara, tinsel, torque, treasure, trophy, trouvaille, wampum, windfall, winner, worthy, wreathe, wristband, wristlet
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Jewel block
jewel casket
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jeweler's glass
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jeweler's loupe
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Jewellery Box
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jewelry maker
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