ショク, かざ.る, かざ.り, しか

decorate, ornament, adorn, embellish

JLPT1 G7 S13 F1193

The element# combining 食 food/eating + ?a variant of person means "feed" (v.). 飾 adds cloth (→ cloth ornament) → *ornament* a room for a feast → *decoration*; *adornment* → *display*; *be ostentatious*; *appear*.

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