Examples from the Web for adornment
Everything was just so very big — and with adornment to boot.
The trend for adornment amongst Middle Eastern women is nothing new, but nail polish is often left out of the equation.Breathable Nail Polish Fits Muslim Women's Religious Restrictions|Misty White Sidell|January 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This mansion he called Kalorama, and the wealth and correct taste of its owner were lavishly employed in its adornment.
It was purchased by the first Earl of Dudley for the adornment of his second wife.A Handbook of the Boer War|Gale and Polden, Limited
As they penetrated the savage forests, in the next few weeks, they learned to expect any adornment, or none.The Pocahontas-John Smith Story|Pocahontas Wight Edmunds
At the collar was a capuchon or hood, which was never worn but served merely as an adornment.North Dakota|Various
But their simplicity did not exclude the exercise of luxurious taste in their construction and adornment.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar
Word Origin and History for adornment
late 14c., "act of adorning;" also "a thing which adorns;" from Old French aornement "ornament, decoration," from aorner (see adorn).