interior decoration

noun

Examples of interior decoration in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Inside, the house is the culmination of six years of meetings, emails and texts between the collaborators, a group that also included the designer Michael Kirkland, a friend of the artist’s who worked with the team on the home’s interior decoration. Alice Newell-Hanson, New York Times, 21 Sep. 2023 The trend seems to be toward classic, old-fashioned stationery in rich colors, a mood that seems to parallel those in fashion and interior decoration. Francesca Stanfill, Town & Country, 22 June 2023 Clarkson Potter How to Live with Objects: A Guide to More Meaningful Interiors Now 34% Off Here's a one-two punch of a mom gift, a great coffee table book that'll also offer some interior decoration inspiration. Mark Stock, menshealth.com, 5 Apr. 2023 Leaving the traditional Tahitian thatch roofs and soaring wood beam ceilings intact, Robin and his jazz singer husband, Olaf Olsen, took on the interior decoration themselves, filling the rooms with a playful blend of Polynesian art and French antiques. April Long, Town & Country, 13 June 2022 The 37-year-old mixes up different pictorial medicines in her canvases — showing, for example, a person lounging while surrounded by collaged bits depicting scenes of nature, interior decoration, and what might even be memories. Jerry Saltz, Vulture, 17 Dec. 2021 Its interior decoration is a mix of antique and vintage furniture favored by the its evolving residents. Blue Carreon, Forbes, 9 Dec. 2021 Of the great ones among his contemporaries, and there were many, only Degas can come near to rivaling him as a mainstay of interior decoration. John Banville, The New York Review of Books, 13 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1807, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of interior decoration was in 1807

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“Interior decoration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interior%20decoration. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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