Synonyms of inlay


1. inlay, filling

usage: (dentistry) a filling consisting of a solid substance (as gold or porcelain) fitted to a cavity in a tooth and cemented into place

2. inlay, decoration, ornament, ornamentation

usage: a decoration made by fitting pieces of wood into prepared slots in a surface


1. inlay, decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify

usage: decorate the surface of by inserting wood, stone, and metal

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