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adorn

verb [T] uk   /əˈdɔːn/  us   /-ˈdɔːrn/ literary
to add something decorative to a person or thing: The bride's hair was adorned with white flowers.
adornment
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-mənt/
something decorative, or the act of decorating something or someone
Translations of “adorn”
in Arabic يُزيّن, يُزَخرِف…
in Korean 꾸미다…
in Malaysian menghiasi…
in French orner…
in Turkish süslemek, dekore etmek…
in Italian adornare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝扮, 裝飾…
in Russian украшать…
in Polish dekorować, przyozdabiać…
in Vietnamese trang trí…
in Spanish adornar…
in Portuguese enfeitar, adornar…
in Thai ตกแต่ง, ประดับประดา…
in German schmücken…
in Catalan guarnir…
in Japanese ~を飾る, 装飾する…
in Indonesian menghiasi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装扮, 装饰…
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