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to furnish with decorations

to endow with beauty and elegance by way of a notable addition

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Stella and Priscilla had gone to a committee meeting and Phil was upstairs adorning herself for a party.
The weaklings and cowards they had promptly eaten, and the unbelievable tale of their many heads adorning the canoe-houses was part of the myth.
Above all, the women for miles round were hard at work cutting the white surcoats which were the badge of the Company, and adorning them with the red lion of St.
Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,'" quoted Peter, who was getting into the habit of adorning his conversation with similar gems.
Indeed, he very often made her such presents; and she, in complacence to him, spent much time in adorning herself.
This hotel had already reached that stage, and the soldier in a filthy uniform smoking in the entry, supposed to stand for a hall-porter, and the cast-iron, slippery, dark, and disagreeable staircase, and the free and easy waiter in a filthy frock coat, and the common dining room with a dusty bouquet of wax flowers adorning the table, and filth, dust, and disorder everywhere, and at the same time the sort of modern up-to-date self-complacent railway uneasiness of this hotel, aroused a most painful feeling in Levin after their fresh young life, especially because the impression of falsity made by the hotel was so out of keeping with what awaited them.
It being Lizzie's regular occupation when they were alone of an evening to brush out and smooth the long fair hair of the dolls' dressmaker, she unfastened a ribbon that kept it back while the little creature was at her work, and it fell in a beautiful shower over the poor shoulders that were much in need of such adorning rain.
Adorning your home with decorations really brightens the mood.
Several organisations also have started the festivities by adorning their buildings with huge national flags.
From traditional baubles and pinecones sprinkled with snow, to Santa on his sleigh, adorning your home brightens the mood this festive season John Lewis
In the station adorning the nearby wall was a thoughtless boy
Contract notice: Fractionated orders for pruning, felling and tree maintenance adorning the homes of herault habitat works contract.
SMOTHERLY LOVE: There is still scaffolding up on the cottage and the climbers that should be adorning the walls are taking advantage of the additional opportunities.
According to the packaging supplier, Sephora stayed true to its brand by adorning the deep red gift packaging with its name and "flame" logo hot stamped in decadent silver.
She carried a bouquet of white Casablanca lilies, orchids and white roses wrapped in Tiffany blue ribbon with her mother's locket adorning her bouquet For her daughter's wedding.