Example sentences for: ornamental

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

  • The tiara (that is, a woman's ornamental crown of a more or less crescent shape) is not at all modern, but it is definitely both classical and neoclassical.

  • In 1356, an earthquake destroyed the original ornamental top.

  • Kelantan and Terengganu preserve a centuries-old tradition of flying ornamental kites measuring 2 m (over 6 ft) across and again from head to tail.

  • This "ornamental culture" is like a perpetual twilight of adolescence; it is a thwarted adulthood.

  • There are nationalities and ethnic groups so confident, so satisfied with themselves that ethnic epithets either bounce off them like pebbles off an elephant or are adopted as amusing or even ornamental.

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