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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To decorate or add a beautiful accent.

Usage examples (38)
  • Of all the trees that grow so fair, Old England to adorn, Greater are none beneath the Sun, Than Oak, and Ash and Thorn.
  • "Pietre dure," which means "hard stones" in Italian, adorn everything from small vases to giant cabinets.
  • Although her face and her name adorn its website, there is no apparent reference on the site that she and Mr Lithgow are related.
  • "It says adorn, which is I think what I am doing," Bailey said. for more
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