ADORN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of adorn
Definition:
v. enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
Example:
This small icon indicates that the plastic yard sign they adorn is either recyclable.
Sentence in Classic:
To fluff out her curls, put on fashionable dresses, and sing romantic songs to fascinate her husband would have seemed as strange as to adorn herself to attract herself.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She did, at least, a great deal to adorn it; and as he watched the bright security with which she bore herself, he smiled to think that he should have fancied her in need of help.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
For instance, when I am at home, and dressed as I ought to be, I carry on my body the workmanship of a hundred tradesmen; the building and furniture of my house employ as many more, and five times the number to adorn my wife.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
But now that they had become her own people, to bathe and encourage and adorn, she had an acute and uncomfortable interest in them.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
First they build up a vast pyre of resinous billets and sawn oak, whose sides they entwine with dark leaves and plant funereal cypresses in front, and adorn it above with his shining armour.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
To adorn themselves with flowers, to dance, to sing in the sunlight: so much was left of the artistic spirit, and no more.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context