Example sentences for: adorn

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

  • Athenians still love to adorn themselves as they did in ancient times with gold, and with precious stones imported from elsewhere.

  • Big pictures of police leading children to post-attack safety adorn the fronts.

  • The resources of the treasury of the Delian League were used — among other things — to build the Parthenon and other monuments that still adorn the Acropolis today.

  • Ten budding starlets adorn the cover.

  • 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.


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