Example sentences for: decorative

How can you use “decorative” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Sculptural reliefs flattened out to symbolic decorative, non-human forms, and painting and mosaics were rich in color, but more rigid and formal.

  • It doesn't do much good to come along and say, well, the encrustation of cut-out porno photos has a decorative quality that recalls Gustave Moreau's overloaded, quasi- (queasy) mystical images of the (last) fin de siècle ? Better would be to compare and contrast it with other art brut and with other blasphemous imagery.

  • " ...Vibrant color, decorative patterns, and vivid images.

  • Among the Dayak of 19 th -century Borneo, women would surround a returning warrior, singing songs of praise, while the head of one of his victims sat nearby on a decorative brass tray.

  • Had she been born 20 years earlier, she would have been the decorative spouse who kept the creator satisfied as she gave him a stable home; two decades later, she'd have been Baby Spice with a brain, Courtney Love on speaking terms with her biological father, Paula Abdul as a photographer instead of a choreographer.

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