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adornverb [T]

uk   /əˈdɔːn/ us   /əˈdɔːrn/ literary
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adornverb [T]

us   /əˈdɔrn/
to make something more attractive by putting something on it: The bride’s hair was adorned with fresh flowers.
adornment
noun [C/U] us   /əˈdɔrn·mənt/
[C] Her only adornment was a ruby necklace.
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Translations of “adorn”
in Korean 꾸미다…
in Arabic يُزيّن, يُزَخرِف…
in Malaysian menghiasi…
in French orner…
in Russian украшать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝扮, 裝飾…
in Italian adornare…
in Turkish süslemek, dekore etmek…
in Polish dekorować, przyozdabiać…
in Spanish adornar…
in Vietnamese trang trí…
in Portuguese enfeitar, adornar…
in Thai ตกแต่ง, ประดับประดา…
in German schmücken…
in Catalan guarnir…
in Japanese ~を飾る, 装飾する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装扮, 装饰…
in Indonesian menghiasi…
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