verb (used with object)
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Missy, 37, is a petite, bespectacled gal with a green pixie cut, and her arms are adorned with tattoos.Masters of Alt Sex: SuicideGirls Hits Puberty and Wants to Invade Your TV Set|Marlow Stern|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In return we lent the hospitable Post our halftones, and they adorned its first city edition next morning.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fans will doubtless flock to Austin to see that dress and two others that adorned Vivien Leigh.
Finally, we came to the ornately carved temple portal itself, adorned with an image of a snake to its side.Fighting Back With Faith: Inside the Yezidis’ Iraqi Temple|Michael Luongo|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The adorned temple of Haldi was described as having multiple gates, where large numbers of animals were sacrificed.Iraq’s Long-Lost Mythical Temple Has Been Found…and Is In Danger of Disappearing Again|Nina Strochlic|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The front is likewise a copy, and when completed is to be adorned by a great mosaic costing 30,000 scudi.Fair Italy, the Riviera and Monte Carlo|W. Cope Devereux
Then the dressing-table, adorned by a very small looking-glass, and a very large pincushion.Masterpieces of Mystery|Various
Miss Lady pretended to effect a part in the few straggling hairs that adorned his forehead.A Romance of Billy-Goat Hill|Alice Hegan Rice
He adorned the church there with manie rich iewels, and indowed the monasterie with great possessions.Holinshed Chronicles, Volume I, Complete|Raphaell Holinshed
Roman vestibules were often supported by columns of costly marbles, and adorned with statues and other works of art.Pompeii, Its Life and Art|August Mau