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Question with the verb Adorn

1 example:

For whom does the blind man's wife adorn herself?
(Spanish proverb)

Sentences with the verb Adorn

14 examples:

I like to adorn her room with flowers.

Google is challenging Canadian kids to come up with a doodle to adorn the search giant's home page.
(CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Residents and traders in Whitstable are still waiting for festive lights to adorn their high street.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

An artist is looking for people to donate 250 spanners into an artwork that is destined to adorn a mid Wales town.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Nearly 50,000 years ago, the people of South Africa used milk- and ochre-based paints to adorn themselves, as well as stones and wooden slabs.
(UPI - Science News, )

Canadian airliner WestJet chose Disney's "Frozen" and its protagonists Anna, Elsa and Olaf to adorn the exterior of its second custom painted plane.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

A jewellery factory in Moscow is making 1,300 medals to adorn the necks of the winning sportsmen and women of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
(BBC News - World News, )

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson has joined a growing chorus of residents who don't want the name of U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump to adorn a downtown tower.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Scientists have discovered a milk-and ochre-based paint dating to 49,000 years ago that inhabitants may have used to adorn themselves with or to decorate stone or wooden slabs.
(Science Daily - News, )

As a North Vancouver native, skeleton racer Jane Channell was looking for something geographically iconic to adorn the new sled she would be using on this season’s World Cup circuit.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

There is a dazzling array of kit with technical-sounding names, plus all manner of accessories to adorn your bike with, from internet-connected route trackers to ergonomic hydration packs.
(The Independent - Sport, )

An item the other day about how counterfeit bills have been turning up displaying the face of the wrong prime minister reminded me of the call for a few female faces to adorn our bank notes.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

DC Entertainment is refusing to allow the Superman logo to adorn a memorial statue of a Toronto boy who loved the superhero during his short life before his grandparents starved him to death.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

As millions of Mexicans set up altars to the dead and buy orange cempasuchil flowers to adorn their offerings of food and drink, the parents of 43 college students missing more than a year refuse to accept the government's finding the young men are dead.
(Fox News - World, )

Negative sentence with the verb Adorn

1 example:

Man adorns the place, the place doesn't adorn the man.

Other sentences

37 examples:

Merit and glory never adorn a nightcap.
(Chinese proverb)

Breasts adorn a woman and make a man look ugly.
(Hebrew proverb)

Images adorn our inner life and carry great power there.
(William Shirley)

Know, first, who you are and then adorn yourself accordingly.
(Epictetus)

Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
(Epictetus)

Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.
(Epictetus)

The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn.
(Robert Burns)

Prints, lace and inlays adorn the sinuous silhouettes of the clothes.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Debate around what should adorn a new New Zealand flag is set to spark up.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Wade Phillips waited nearly 40 years to see his name adorn a Super Bowl ring.
(UPI - News, )

It’s been impossible to escape Miguel’s R&B gem “Adorn” -- not that we've dared tried to.
(Gerrick D. Kennedy in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Critic's Notebook: A collector intended eight Postimpressionist works to adorn America's seat of power.
(Christopher Knight, Los Angeles Times Art Critic in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Some 14,000 life jackets discarded by refugees now adorn the six pillars of Berlin's Konzerthaus concert hall.
(USA Today - World, )

The Adorn singer is stopped and arrested by police after he was caught speeding in his BMW and failed breath tests.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Researchers targeted a specific group of threadlike fibers known as E. coli common pilus, which adorn bacterial cell surfaces.
(Science Daily - News, )

Photos of Mao's archenemy Chiang Kai-shek adorn the walls of a Beijing restaurant, and his face looks up at diners from the menu.
(Fox News - World, )

Traditional wreaths and garlands will adorn the Castle Precincts and some of Windsor's most famous and luxurious State Apartments.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Many Westerners are protective of the giant letters that adorn the hillsides of at least 400 towns from the Rockies to the Pacific.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Little toy babies swaddled in rosary beads adorn a table protesters have set up outside a Mexico City abortion and family-planning clinic.
(Tracy Wilkinson in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Captain America's shield, Thor's hammer and other edible super sculptures adorn this cake, and it's not as hard to make as you might think.
(CNET News, )

Every Saturday and Sunday between noon and 5pm, the People's Park in Shanghai is crowded with parents studying the flyers that adorn the grounds.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Alligator skin wallpaper and custom crystal chandeliers adorn the six-bedroom home of the rock 'n' roll couple, who agreed to end their marriage in December.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

A privately owned home in the town of Bücken, Germany is attracting visitors because more than 400,000 twinkling lights adorn the house, garden, trees and fences.
(Reuters in CBC News - World, )

On a warm sunny morning, a colorful display of arches and paper lanterns adorn a path near the Chinese Garden of Friendship in Sydney for the Chinese Lunar New Year.
(Fox News - World, )

At their home in St Austell in Cornwall, Sue and Frank Ashworth have spent some 32 years making the blue plaques which adorn some of London's most historic buildings.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A plan to burn an effigy of Lance Armstrong -- and adorn it with references to Jimmy Savile, the British broadcaster accused of child sex offenses -- has caused outrage.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Those are the words from historian Dominic Sandbrook that adorn the walls at the Football League's magnificent 125th anniversary exhibition at the National Football Museum.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A row of the infamous Nazi symbols adorn part of the stone façade above a door at Essex County Hall in Chelmsford, which was completed in 1939, the year the Second World War started.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep, with its iconic curling horns that adorn many a sportsman's rec-room, is starting to show the effects of generations of trophy hunting, a new study finds.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

The structures were created by Göttingen-based mathematician Felix Klein and displayed at a fair in Chicago in 1893. They now adorn the hallways of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released the adorable family portrait that will adorn this year's Christmas card, and it is sure to delight all those who are lucky enough to receive one.
(Daily Mail - News, )

When myriad giddy video game enthusiasts get their copy of FIFA 16 on Sept. 22, they will see two athletes adorn the cover: Alex Morgan and Lionel Messi, side-by-side, equal in picturesque stature.
(Forbes - Business, )

Billboards, banners and posters paying leader Bashar al-Assad effusive tribute adorn virtually every public space in Damascus and other regime-controlled parts of the country ahead of presidential elections on Tuesday.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Extravagant hair, eccentric costumes and truly fine acting adorn “American Hustle,” David O. Russell’s follow-up to his smash hit “Silver Linings Playbook,” fusing 1970s grit with camp to create a near-perfect, somewhat factual comedy.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

We've gathered five fool-proof rules to getting your smoothest, softest and most kissable lips ever.1. Exfoliate:Not only does exfoliating make your lips soft, it also preps them for lipstick (like the red lipstick many of us adorn on date night).
(NBC Today, )

Clusters of bright yellow balloons sway merrily in the breeze in front of Zaney's River Street Coffee Shop; signs exclaim “Our prayers have been answered!” and American flags adorn the shop's red wooden facade.This the hometown of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
(NBC News, )

For example, let’s revisit B.C.’s “barbaric cultural practice” of inviting narcissists with high-powered firearms to come blast bloody holes in grizzly bears and then adorn their homes with the remnants of mangled corpses for no other reason than that it’s fun to kill large defenceless animals.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

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