1. [ noun ] a native or inhabitant of Damascus
Related terms: Syrian Damascus
2. [ verb ] inlay metal with gold and silver
Related terms: inlay handicraft
3. [ adjective ] (of metals) decorated or inlaid with a wavy pattern of different (especially precious) metals
Synonyms: damascened

"a damascened sword"

Related terms: fancy
4. [ adjective ] of or relating to or characteristic of Damascus or its people

"damascene city gates"

Related terms: Damascus
5. [ noun ] a design produced by inlaying gold or silver into steel
Related terms: design
Similar spelling:   damascened