Meaning of ORNAMENT in English


[noun] [C] - an object which is beautiful rather than usefulShe has a large display case full of glass ornaments in her living room.The shop stocks a wide range of garden ornaments, such as statues and fountains.(formal) Ornament is also decoration which is added to increase the beauty of something.The building relies on clever design rather than on ornament for its impressive effect.Holly is widely cultivated for ornament, especially at Christmas time.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.