Example sentences for: adorning

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

  • But dreadlocks aside, modern pared-down male looks, even daring ones, will not permit any deliberately ornamental curling and braiding and powdering and adorning of hair.

  • And there is a certain romance to the imagery, adorning the ordinary lives of nonwhite folk with the dignity of redemptive suffering.

  • You can imagine how grandiose the original plan must have been when you realize that Moses was supposed to be one of 40 figures adorning the tomb.

  • Botticelli is buried in a chapel (right transept), his St. Augustine adorning the church, while in the refectory in the adjoining cloister, you’ll find Ghirlandaio’s Last Supper.

  • Lighting the menorah proved a satisfying alternative to adorning a tree with colorful lights.


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