Word of the Day – Jan. 3 – Festoon

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Noun: Festoon  (fess-TOON)

Definition:

1. A decorative chain or strip hanging between two points.

2. A carved, molded or painted ornament representing a decorative chain.

Sample sentence: A festoon of colored paper was draped along the front wall of the classroom as part of the holiday party decorations.

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