Festoon – A chain or garland of flowers. A decorative chain
To remember the definition of the word festoon, use the following mnemonic:
It was the festival soon (festoon), so they started putting up the decorative chains.
Examples of festoon in a sentence
The wedding gazebo had a festoon with curvy strings of white roses.
The Christmas tree looked amazing after it had a festoon over it.
We decorated our father's casket with a festoon of black and white.