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1. ornament

noun. ['ˈɔrnəmənt'] something used to beautify.

Synonyms

  • rivet
  • tinsel
  • centrepiece
  • nailhead
  • centerpiece
  • molding
  • adornment
  • arabesque
  • artifact
  • finial
  • knob
  • tracery
  • hood ornament
  • hanging
  • Christmas tree
  • encrustation
  • wind chime
  • garnish
  • stud
  • gimcrack
  • interior decoration
  • wall hanging
  • trumpery
  • wind bell
  • tail fin
  • spiral
  • pattern
  • design
  • artefact
  • brass
  • incrustation
  • inlay
  • nonsense
  • lunula
  • sprig
  • gargoyle
  • decor
  • pommel
  • floral arrangement
  • figure
  • ornamentation
  • graffiti
  • falderol
  • architectural ornament
  • beading
  • fin
  • gimcrackery
  • set decoration
  • embellishment
  • sgraffito
  • volute
  • beadwork
  • bow
  • overlay
  • folderal
  • tailfin
  • frill
  • moulding
  • flower arrangement
  • graffito
  • rosemaling
  • cockade
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • chromatic color
  • uncolored
  • colored

Etymology

  • ornament (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ornement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Architectural Ornament

Example sentences of the word architectural-ornament


1. Noun Phrase
Therefore, a modern wind vane with an elaborate design is often just an architectural ornament.

2. ornament

verb. ['ˈɔrnəmənt'] make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc..

Synonyms

  • colour
  • bespangle
  • tinsel
  • barde
  • embellish
  • alter
  • gild the lily
  • illuminate
  • scallop
  • dress
  • bedight
  • adorn
  • applique
  • color
  • filet
  • blazon
  • prank
  • bejewel
  • bedizen
  • encrust
  • stick
  • festoon
  • fledge
  • illustrate
  • change
  • incrust
  • garnish
  • redecorate
  • beautify
  • enamel
  • landscape
  • vermiculate
  • begild
  • caparison
  • spangle
  • deck
  • foliate
  • inlay
  • trim
  • grace
  • braid
  • bedeck
  • emblazon
  • flight
  • bead
  • smock
  • lacquer
  • fringe
  • embroider
  • broider
  • engild
  • jewel
  • garland
  • pipe
  • stucco
  • wreathe
  • paint the lily
  • fret
  • decorate
  • panel
  • beset
  • hang
  • modify
  • gild
  • tart up
  • dress ship
  • dress up
  • fillet
  • flag

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • blacken
  • stay
  • whiten

Etymology

  • ornament (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ornement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. ornament

verb. ['ˈɔrnəmənt'] be an ornament to.

Synonyms

  • decorate
  • grace
  • embellish
  • adorn
  • beautify

Antonyms

  • uninterestingness
  • colorful
  • black-and-white
  • unweave

Etymology

  • ornament (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ornement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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