Example sentences for: adorned

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

  • The exterior is adorned with a brick clock tower, but the cathedral’s interior is considerably more impressive.

  • You’ll see solicitors (lawyers) walking the alleyways and streets around the building, carrying briefs in hand and adorned by wigs and capes.

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

  • "This was Golden Age stuff--a reminder that not all greatness lies in the past, that not all the best performances are contained on crackly old recordings adorned with sepia photographs," says the Weekly Standard 's Jay Nordlinger.

  • 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.

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