Example sentences for: ornament

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

  • The Darwin ornament offends because it assumes that all Christians who have a plain fish ornament are know-nothing creationists.

  • Perhaps inevitably, the church’s most elaborate ornament is the altar of St. Ignatius Loyola, covering the tomb of the Jesuits’ Spanish founder in the left transept.

  • The architecture of the church built in his name at Assisi contradicted Francis’s humble testament denouncing “temples of great dimension and rich ornament. ”

  • An article wades into the fish car-ornament controversy, making the case that the ornament showing a fish with legs and the word "Darwin" is a grotesque affront to Christians.

  • Bodily ornament originally was undertaken to create the self, to deck the outward being with the inward knowledge that trouble must be taken and nature distorted in careful ways and at personal cost, so as to make forever clear the gulf between a responsible adult and an infant or a beast.

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