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ornament

 
Noun ornament has 1 sense
  1. decoration, ornament, ornamentation - something used to beautify
    --1 is a kind of artifact, artefact
    --1 has particulars:
     adornment; arabesque; architectural ornament; beading, beadwork; bow; brass; centerpiece, centrepiece; Christmas tree; cockade; design, pattern, figure; embellishment; falderal, folderol, frills, gimcrackery, gimcracks, nonsense, trumpery; finial; flower arrangement; gargoyle; garnish; graffito, graffiti; hanging, wall hanging; hood ornament; incrustation, encrustation; inlay; interior decoration, decor; knob, pommel; lunula; molding, moulding; nailhead; necklet; rosemaling; set decoration; sgraffito; spiral, volute; sprig; stud, rivet; tail fin, tailfin, fin; tinsel; tracery; wind chimes, wind bells; garnish
    Derived form: verb ornament1
Verb ornament has 2 senses
  1. decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
    --1 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived forms: noun ornamentation3, noun ornament1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. ornament - be an ornament to; "stars ornamented the Christmas tree"
    --2 is one way to
    deck, adorn, decorate, grace, embellish, beautify
    Derived form: noun ornamentation1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
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