Example sentences for: ornaments

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

  • The attire of the Mariachis is a charro (horseman) suit that incorporates elements of the Spaniards’ dress of the eighteenth century: boots, tight-fitting pants, short waist-length jackets, all embroidered with braid or silver ornaments.

  • In the first three cases were diamond brooches made to adorn the spacious dresses of the belle époque , gleaming leaf-and-flower compositions that could sweep across a whole décolletage from shoulder to shoulder, or smaller ornaments festooned with graceful diamond swags and dripping with pendant diamond drops.

  • The demons, clowns, and kings that you can watch being made in a Kelantan rural workshop can make splendid ornaments.

  • From here, the long, narrow arcade called Nakamise-dori is lined with shops selling toasted rice crackers, spices in gourd-shaped wooden bottles, dolls, toys, fans, children’s kimono, and ornaments and souvenirs of all sorts.

  • The magnificent Chinese Collection presents the objects and ornaments of some 3,500 years of civilization, stretching from the Bronze Age Shang Dynasty to the extinction of the Manchu Dynasty in 1912, when China became a republic.

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