Definitions of embellishment:
- noun: a superfluous ornament
- noun: elaboration of an interpretation by the use of decorative (sometimes fictitious) detail
Example: "The mystery has been heightened by many embellishments in subsequent retellings"
- noun: the act of adding extraneous decorations to something
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