Example sentences for: ornate

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

  • Behind the ornate Gothic Rijksmuseum are the ultra-modern lines of the Van Gogh Museum, devoted to the work of this modern Dutch master.

  • Diatoms, unicellular algae with ornate silica shells, have fascinated amateur and professional biologists ever since the invention of the microscope.

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

  • 1290) is at the heart of the complex and is surrounded by beautiful screens of ornate Islamic fretwork.

  • The lower floor here houses the throne room with ornate griffin frescoes and a lustral basin for ritual purification.

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