Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

festoon

1 verb
     
fes‧toon1 [transitive usually passive]
to cover something with flowers, long pieces of material etc, especially for decoration
be festooned with/in something
Malaga was festooned with banners and flags in honour of the king's visit.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary