Example sentences for: ornate

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

  • The Lincoln Bedroom, for example, contains none other than Lincoln's own ornate bed (if indeed he ever slept in it; questions have been raised about that, too), the one for which Calvin Coolidge's wife labored two years to make a sufficiently large quilt.

  • Cross the Ponte Vecchio to the sprawling Pitti Palace (Palazzo Pitti), its dauntingly heavy and graceless façade belying the ornate and colorful interior.

  • A colossal and ornate early Renaissance doorway in carved stone leads on to the oval New Chapter House.

  • A bit farther north from here, the Bird Market sells songbirds and ornate cages.

  • Opposite the infirmary, with an entrance on Lauriston Place, is the ornate George Heriot School.

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