To ornament with needlework; as, to embroider a scarf.
- To ornament with needlework: embroider a pillow cover.
- To make by means of needlework: embroider a design on a bedspread.
- To add embellishments or fanciful details to: embroider the truth.
- To make needlework.
- To add embellishments or fanciful details.