Definitions for ornament
ˈɔr nə mənt; -ˌmɛnt, -məntor·na·ment
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ornament.
decoration, ornament, ornamentationverb
something used to beautify
decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautifyverb
make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.
"Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
be an ornament to
"stars ornamented the Christmas tree"
An element of decoration.
A Christmas tree decoration
A musical flourish that are unnecessary to the overall melodic or harmonic line, but serve to decorate or "ornament" that line.
We will ornament the windows with trim to make the room seem brighter.
To add to.
The editor ornamented his plain writing, making it fancier but less clear.
Etymology: From ornament, from ornement, from ornamentum, from ornare.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: ornamentum, Lat. ornement, Fr.
So may the outward shows be least themselves;
The world is still deceiv’d with ornament. William Shakespeare.
The Tuscan chief, to me has sent
Their crown, and ev’ry regal ornament. Dryden.
No circumstances of life can place a man so far below the notice of the world, but that his virtues or vices will render him, in some degree, an ornament or disgrace to his profession. John Rogers, Serm. 9.
The persons of different qualities in both sexes, are indeed allowed their different ornaments; but these are by no means costly, being rather designed as marks of distinction than to make a figure. Joseph Addison, on Italy.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
or′na-ment, n. anything that adds grace or beauty: additional beauty: a mark of honour: (pl., Pr. Bk.) all the articles used in the services of the church.—v.t. to adorn: to furnish with ornaments.—adj. Ornament′al, serving to adorn or beautify.—adv. Ornament′ally.—ns. Ornamentā′tion, act or art of ornamenting: (archit.) ornamental work; Or′namenter; Or′namentist.—adj. Ornate′, ornamented: decorated: highly finished, esp. applied to a style of writing.—adv. Ornate′ly.—n. Ornate′ness. [Fr. ornement—L. ornamentum—ornāre, to adorn.]
The numerical value of ornament in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of ornament in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
An unidentified man in nailhead denim was fished out of the Chicago River, wrapped in chains locked to a Duesenberg hood ornament.
I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament.
A beautiful smile is the prettiest ornament that you can find. Happiness is the prettiest color for your imaginative mind.
My creative inspiration for the upcoming holiday season is hope, and naturally, Christmas Star embodies this spirit, my hope is for families across the world to use the Christmas Star ornament to inspire their loved ones with positive purpose, aspirations and values as we enter the new year. Melania Trump personally designed the.
He removes the greatest ornament of friendship, who takes away from it respect.
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