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adorning

adjective

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serving to add beauty
  • adorning garlands of greenery can be seen all over the mansion at Christmastime

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adorning

verb
present participle of adorn

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“Adorning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adorning. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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