Definitions of tinsel

The word tinsel uses 6 letters:eilnst.

TINSEL is playable in:

Words With Friends8
Scrabble US6
Scrabble UK6

n. - A shining material used for ornamental purposes; especially, a very thin, gauzelike cloth with much gold or silver woven into it; also, very thin metal overlaid with a thin coating of gold or silver, brass foil, or the like. 2

n. - Something shining and gaudy; something superficially shining and showy, or having a false luster, and more gay than valuable. 2

a. - Showy to excess; gaudy; specious; superficial. 2

v. t. - To adorn with tinsel; to deck out with cheap but showy ornaments; to make gaudy. 2