Example sentences for: adorned

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

  • The front of the prayer hall is adorned with Arabic inscriptions and ceramic abstractions.

  • Mayor Rudolph Giuliani has halted checks to the museum because of its "Sensation" exhibit, which includes a dissected pig suspended in formaldehyde and a painting of the Virgin Mary that's adorned with elephant dung.

  • 2 million last month when the museum opened its "Sensation" show, which included a depiction of the Virgin Mary adorned with elephant dung.

  • Along the way, he produced a staggering number of images that have remained lodged in media memory and adorned generations of dorm-room walls: Dovima and the elephants, Nastassja Kinski and the snake, Simon and Garfunkel as Gertrude and Alice (on the cover of their breakthrough album Bookends ), Barbra Streisand chewing on a daffodil, and Joan Baez blowin' in the wind.

  • A second floor loggia is adorned with Jacopo della Quercia’s 15th-century carvings for the city fountain Fonte Gaia (of which a poor 19th-century replica stands in the piazza).


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