Example sentences for: decorate

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

  • Greek mosaicists were brought in to decorate the arches and domes.

  • He is invited to John F. Kennedy's inauguration, has a "Rothko room" installed in the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C.--the first of several such rooms in museums around the world--and accepts a commission to decorate a chapel for the de Menil family in Houston (known as the Rothko Chapel).

  • This captivating building was the confraternity guildhall of the wealthy schiavoni merchants who commissioned Vittore Carpaccio (whose parents belonged to the community) to decorate their hall.

  • Rather, it is part of a demonstration of how natural dyes can be extracted from indigenous plants and used to decorate basketry, clothing.

  • One of Tintoretto’s best, the Marriage at Cana, is on the wall opposite the entrance, while three of Titian’s most vivid canvases decorate the chancel: Cain and Abel, Abraham Sacrificing Isaac, and David and Goliath, their drama heightened by the perspective di sotto in su (looking up from below).

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