Definition of 'adornment'
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Even I, a tolerant representative of the Middle Way, found myself blinking at this unquestionably Romish style of adornment. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (1991)It was furnished with simplicity and with an eye to necessity rather than adornment. THE BLACK OPAL (1991)She was emphatic in her instructions: few but good, neutrals only, minimal adornment, and in case of doubt, abstain. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (1991)
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Used Occasionally. adornment is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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