Meaning of ORNAMENT in English

ORNAMENT

transcription, транскрипция: [ ɔ:(r)nəmənt ]

( ornaments)

1.

An ornament is an attractive object that you display in your home or in your garden.

...a shelf containing a few photographs and ornaments.

...Christmas tree ornaments.

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2.

Decorations and patterns on a building or a piece of furniture can be referred to as ornament . ( FORMAL )

...walls of glass overlaid with ornament.

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