Example sentences for: decorations

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

  • Examples of "worsening congestion and strain" at the White House the Post cites include: "Storage space is so scarce that items for holiday decorations and the yearly Easter egg roll are kept elsewhere"; "And the China Room, where the presidential china is on display, doubles as a coat room for state dinners"; and "The florists were forced to open boxes of flowers on a table set up in the corridor."

  • We festoon offices with blue and silver Hanukkah decorations alongside Christmas trimmings, and on the Sesame Street Christmas special, Big Bird wishes Mr. Hooper a Happy Hanukkah.

  • An example he cited is translating OSHA's "Ways of exit access and the doors to exits to which they lead shall be so designed and arranged as to be clearly recognizable as such" as "An exit door must be free of signs or decorations that obscure its visibility."

  • All the signs are painted the same color, as if they were done the night before, presumably by that kid who did the prom decorations for Sabrina, the Teenage Witch . If the marchers are white college kids, they look like an issue of Archie comics; if they're African-American college kids, they look like they've been costumed by whoever did the first few Jackson Five albums.

  • The altars are wonderful artistic creations, a form of folk art, with local artists participating and involving children in the making of calaveras (skeletons), papel picado (cut tissue paper), paper flowers, and other decorations.


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