(noun, verb)


1. something used to beautify

Similar word(s): decoration, ornamentation

Definition categories: man–made, artefact, artifact


1. make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

Similar word(s): adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace

Definition categories: creation, alter, change, modify

2. be an ornament to

- stars ornamented the Christmas tree

Definition categories: stative, adorn, beautify, deck, decorate, embellish, grace

Sentences with ornament as a verb:

- We will ornament the windows with trim to make the room seem brighter.

- The editor ornamented his plain writing, making it fancier but less clear.