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Synonyms for adorned

provided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction

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We visited the principal church, also--a curious old structure, with a towerlike spire adorned with all sorts of grotesque images.
They widened all the way up; the stories projected further and further forward and aside as they ascended, and the long rows of lighted windows, filled with little bits of panes, curtained with figured white muslin and adorned outside with boxes of flowers, made a pretty effect.
And Jo looked more respectfully at the agitated group and thickly sprinkled exclamation points that adorned the page.
he donned his costume, adorned with vari-coloured wings, and fastened to his natural feature a false nose six feet long.
Between the marble cenotaphs on either hand of the pulpit, the wall which formed its back was adorned with a large painting representing a gallant ship beating against a terrible storm off a lee coast of black rocks and snowy breakers.
Nearly all oblong or circular, and as if traced with the compass, they seem to form one vast archipelago, equal to that charming group lying between Greece and Asia Minor, and which mythology in ancient times adorned with most graceful legends.
On a platform beyond the southern entrance, formed by a natural elevation of the ground, were pitched five magnificent pavilions, adorned with pennons of russet and black, the chosen colours of the five knights challengers.
Attended by this gallant equipage, himself well mounted, and splendidly dressed in crimson and in gold, bearing upon his hand a falcon, and having his head covered by a rich fur bonnet, adorned with a circle of precious stones, from which his long curled hair escaped and overspread his shoulders, Prince John, upon a grey and high-mettled palfrey, caracoled within the lists at the head of his jovial party, laughing loud with his train, and eyeing with all the boldness of royal criticism the beauties who adorned the lofty galleries.
She was in a little boudoir, hung with blue damask, adorned by red flowers, with a foliage of gold, looking upon a garden; and reclined upon a sofa, her head supported on the rich tapestry which covered it.
His shoulder-knots were of burnished silver, his mantle had no gold nor embroidery on it; a simple plume of violet feathers adorned his hat; his boots were of black leather, and at his girdle hung that sword with a magnificent hilt that Porthos had so often admired in the Rue Feron.
A design by Zuhair Murad also made an appearance, with a radiant Gina Rodriguez donning a blush pink dress adorned with silver details, its deep neckline dropping to a voluminous, ethereal skirt.
The flagship Oxford Street windows show a range of scenes ranging including a London market complete with 5,000 hand-painted Brussels sprouts, commuters on gold bikes adorned with Christmas wreaths and a giant inflatable red-breasted robin.
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI-NewsVoir): At the recently held "Save the Elephants" event at Kesington Palace, the glamorous supermodel Doutzen Kroes adorned a classic Platinum Elephant Brooch by Tiffany & Co".
The other side of this 18kt gold and sterling silver pendant is adorned with diamonds and pearls inscribed with a hidden love message from an iconic Umm Kulthum song.
Vehicles can be individually adorned with weather-resistant livery media gallery.