Examples of adornment in a Sentence
the adornment of the walls with her paintings
Her room doesn't have any unnecessary adornments.
The entrance to the building has little adornment.
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Stores brick, mortar, and digital are chock a block with saturated colors, graphic patterns, and bold intarsia adornments, all done in cashmere, cotton, pure Scottish wool, or mohair.
Metallics have proven to be surprisingly popular adornments
Lion teeth and claws are also in high demand in China and elsewhere in Asia as necklaces and other adornments and trinkets.
For Moseley, her 30-plus body adornments, which include a bracelet of skulls on her left forearm, a roman numeral five near her bikini line, and an anime chick on her bicep, are all about placement, collaboration and, of course, raw instinct.
The firm also borrowed software from filmmaking and video gaming to guarantee the complexity of the building’s terra-cotta adornments.
The most telling artifact unearthed during the excavation was a red jade mask depicting the king with an adornment commonly seen on depictions of the Maya maize god.
Metallics have proven to be surprisingly popular adornments; some vendors have gold and silver spray painted eucalyptus and other greens.
Valentino’s overarching beauty aesthetic has long centered on fresh skin and plaited manes—and braids, ponytails, and soft waves have been continually elevated by a treasure trove of adornments.
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Synonymsdecoration, beautifier, caparison, doodad, embellisher, embellishment, frill, garnish, garnishment, garniture, ornament, ornamentation, setoff, trim
Related Wordsapparel, bells and whistles, blazonry, bric-a-brac, chichi, emblazonry, filigree, finery, foofaraw, frippery, frosting, froufrou; fal-lal, flounce, flourish, furbelow, ruffle; enhancement, enrichment, improvement; appliqué, embossment, embroidery, fancywork; bedizenment, gilt, glitter; design, figure, pattern; furnishings, regalia, trappings
Near Antonymsblemish, defacement, disfigurement, scar; blot, spot, stain
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