Examples of decoration in a Sentence
The vase has a fancy decoration on one side.
a plain sweater knit without decoration
He's a genius at home decoration.
a unique style of decoration
He received a decoration from the President.
First Known Use of decoration
DECORATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of decoration for English Language Learners
: something that is added to something else to make it more attractive
: the act of decorating something (such as a room)
: a medal or award that is given to someone for doing something brave or honorable (such as fighting bravely in a war)
DECORATION Defined for Kids
Definition of decoration for Students
1 : the act of adding things to improve the appearance of something
2 : something that adds beauty
3 : a badge of honor
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