adjective. ['ˈdɛkrətɪv'] serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose.
Words that Rhyme with Decorative
Example sentences of the word decorative
Tie or wire a decorative ribbon or raffia bow to the wreath.
2. Noun, singular or mass
A homemade decorative apple wreath is a wonderful way to bring this homey scent into your home.
Quotes containing the word decorative
1. Just as pure abstract art is not dogmatic, neither is it decorative.
- Piet Mondrian
2. Footnote: In 1998, a woman in Saline, Michigan received a patent for a Decorative Penile Wrap...The patent included three pages of drawings, including a penis wearing a ghost outfit, another in the robes of the Grim Reaper, and one dressed up to look like a snowman.
- Mary Roach, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex