Examples of decorative in a Sentence
We added some decorative details to the room.
The handles are decorative and practical.
Recent Examples of decorative from the Web
Fans will find Hawkers’ classic newspaper print lined tables at the Windermere restaurant, along with some other decorative details such as a wall lined with dumpling rolling pins and a ceiling lined with woks.
The women tended to be decorative—nagging mothers, put-upon wives or melancholic sisters.
The township also has been replacing aging decorative and chain-link fences and has agreed to put up a fence, under the township’s contract, for a school that borders the municipal building.
The front is mostly decorative, but the two rear zones are designed to splash on your wall.
Mini-globes on the tables and a special cake channeling Doctor Who were just two of the decorative touches.
Both these mini-footprint plants would add a refreshing summery touch on a windowsill or hanging in a corner to help ease the winter blues and add a decorative touch.
The masculine details were brought in through leather upholstery, mahogany, and decorative objects.
Letters now pass through the mail with stylish collages and decorative combinations of vintage and modern stamps.
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DECORATIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of decorative for English Language Learners
: used to make something more attractive : used for decoration
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