Origin of decoration
OTHER WORDS FROM decorationnon·dec·o·ra·tion, nouno·ver·dec·o·ra·tion, nounre·dec·o·ra·tion, nounsu·per·dec·o·ra·tion, noun
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How to use decoration in a sentence
Essentially the state is hoping that current uniforms and stadium decorations will be retired in the coming years.Hundreds Of Schools Are Still Using Native Americans As Team Mascots|Hope Allchin|October 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Participants are encouraged to use their creativity to display their pride with lively banners, flags, costumes, and decorations!
This cotton rope woven hamper can double as pure home decoration.Attractive laundry hampers that make your dirty clothes look a little better|PopSci Commerce Team|September 16, 2020|Popular-Science
By contrast, the foxes, snakes, and scorpions of Göbekli Tepe are reduced to smaller attributes or decorations on those huge anthropomorphic pillars.An Ancient Site with Human Skulls on Display - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Jo Marchant|September 2, 2020|Nautilus
Their uniform was comprised of a specific color, form, and had specific decorations that showcased their master’s coat of arms or initials.
Brooklyn is brick walls, little shops and industrial decoration.
The practice reached its peak in the Victorian Era, when naturalism became all the rage for museums and even household decoration.
"I was searching for something suburban—some low form of decoration that could be transformed," she said.Kim Gordon: Going Solo After Sonic Youth, and Why She Identifies With ‘Girls’|Andrew Romano|April 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But they were once used for so much more than just decoration.Jodhpur Is an Oasis in the Middle of the Mad Rush of India|William O’Connor|March 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The only wall decoration was a large photograph of Yasser Arafat, no stranger to turmoil in Lebanon.PLO Official: Al-Qaeda To Target Lebanese Christians|Jamie Dettmer|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had no idea who they were, as the Grand Duke was in morning costume, and had no star or decoration to distinguish him.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
I wanted very much to get this brave fellow a decoration but we were never able to trace him.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The house would please her she would enjoy messing about with the decoration, she was very artistic!The Forsyte Saga, Volume I.|John Galsworthy
In 1840, to please Mme. Colleville, her friend, she tried to obtain a decoration for Thuillier.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
These are very elaborately moulded, the outer sides being ornamented with chevron decoration.Bell's Cathedrals: A Short Account of Romsey Abbey|Thomas Perkins