gild

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Synonyms for gild

to give a deceptively attractive appearance to

to make superficially more acceptable or appealing

Synonyms for gild

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Acenta trim gilds the lily with a raft of electrical goodies including a six-disc CD autochanger.
The circular sequenced riffs build like a swarm of techno fireflies as young Robyn - the production line teen star who took control of her own destiny - sings her heart out as a dramatic string section gilds the lily.
David Leathers, a food stylist from Tupelo, gilds the lily (or shall we say pumpkin) even further with his exquisite carved pumpkins.