Example sentences for: ornate

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

  • The “peppercorn” rent is handed over to the crown in one of the most ornate ceremonial occasions of the year, with the mayor and town officials in full official regalia.

  • Water lovers should head for the new Schwimmsporthalle on Landsberger Alle, the beautiful, ornate Stadtbad Neukölln, or Berlin’s Luft und Badeparadies, Blub for short, at Buschkrugallee 64: a huge water recreation center, offering both indoor and outdoor facilities, wave and surf pools, water slides, a solarium, sauna, and restaurants.

  • The Kiosk of Emperor Trajan, a beautiful building with ornate floral capitals supported by elegant Corinthian columns, makes a striking contrast to the Egyptian temple designs.

  • Ornate carvings on the stone façade can still just be discerned, though they have suffered greatly through weathering and pollution.

  • Each of the eight faces corresponds to a cardinal point on the compass and is decorated with an ornate frieze depicting the wind blowing from that direction.


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