Ornamental in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Ornamental

Serving as an ornament; having no purpose other than to make more beautiful. | An ornamental plant.

Short Example Sentences for Ornamental

  • 1. The ornamental in life symbolizes the real. 🔊
  • 2. They might be ornamental or purely fictitious. 🔊
  • 3. Spacious ornamental garden; broad, straight canal. 🔊
  • 4. There is no question about their usefulness for ornamental trees. 🔊
  • 5. A principle of order must prevail in every ornamental composition. 🔊
  • 6. Think out an ornamental scheme, and then try to realise the desired effect. 🔊
  • 7. She shut the ornamental iron gate in mother's face. 🔊
  • 8. Indeed, the whole country may be described as a vast ornamental garden. 🔊
  • 9. That ornamental individual, shorn of his ornamental character, is useless. 🔊
  • 10. The road surrounds a piece of ornamental ground, containing about one acre. 🔊
  • 11. Shrine, an ornamental tomb or box: sometimes applied to a small church. 🔊
  • 12. For ornamental planting, too, nut trees may often be chosen to advantage. 🔊

How to use Ornamental in Sentences?

  • 1. The scroll is extended as an ornamental form, which it is not, nor ever can be. 🔊
  • 2. As a floor is a flat surface, no ornamental covering placed on it should make it appear otherwise. 🔊
  • 3. There are also parks, gardens, theatres, canals, and other ornamental places throughout the city. 🔊
  • 4. They are perhaps easier to study than any other group of insects, and are more ornamental in the cabinet. 🔊
  • 5. The more graceful and ornamental it was, the more clearly do we discern the hopelessness of restoring it to its former state. 🔊
  • 6. These are the chief principles which we shall have to notice, as involved in the production of ornamental designs. 🔊
  • 7. The blue-flowered side curtains of the white enameled bunks were draped back in ornamental stiffness. 🔊
  • 8. It is formed by five receding arches, and every stone of each of these is carved with varying ornamental designs. 🔊
  • 9. Two large tents were spread out by the borders of the ornamental water, in full view of the hall windows. 🔊
  • 10. Besides, perhaps when the king found their toes were all right he would think the colour rather ornamental than otherwise. 🔊
  • 11. They stand in the centre of the town, with a highly ornamental railing about them, and are a perfect mockery of death with their splendor. 🔊
  • 12. In the quadrangle in the centre, which was paved with asphalt, was an ornamental fountain surrounded by evergreen plants in tubs. 🔊
  • 13. There were also guards on all the fires, and an ornamental bar across each window to prevent little rash creatures from throwing themselves out. 🔊
  • 14. But with virgin soil producing enormous crops, they naturally centered their interest on ornamental trees without reference to their fruits. 🔊
  • 15. Pride of family, an ornamental mode of life, and a scorn of death are no longer necessary and sufficient guarantees of worth. 🔊
  • 16. Shallow arches supported the concrete roof, and the verandah in front was gay with ornamental pot-plants and palms of luxuriant growth. 🔊
  • 17. There is hardly, at present, an application of ornamental work, which is not in some sort liable to blame of the same kind. 🔊
  • 18. You are no doubt well acquainted with this beautiful bird, and have perhaps fed some of its species, by the ornamental waters of the parks. 🔊
  • 19. By them, and their imitators, a style merely ornamental has been disseminated throughout all Europe. 🔊
  • 20. The longer piece has a little scrap of red paper stuck on at the end; apparently a portion of a label of some kind with an ornamental border. 🔊
  • 21. Three gables, of unequal height, rose over that facade; the only ornamental part was in their fanciful but not elaborate mouldings. 🔊
  • 22. All these serious works affecting the safety of the fabric involved the setting aside, to a great extent, of restoration in an ornamental sense. 🔊
  • 23. The former, which is very incomplete, has only two ornamental pages left, each containing figure-representations inserted in the decorative work. 🔊