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ornate
American English: /ɔrˈneɪt/
British English: /ɔːˈneɪt/

Translation of ornate in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (decoration/vase)
    ornamentado
    [pejorative]
    Example sentences
    • While poster art continued to prosper, the ornate details of Art Nouveau vanished.
    • They have been found before but rarely with such ornate decoration and never in South Lakeland.
    • The rest of our time is spent in silence, until we arrive at an ornate door decorated with cranes and dragons.
    Example sentences
    • His German epic entitled Parzifal is a massive literary production and was highly ornate in style.
    • Linguistic style: Someone may write in an ornate style, speak in a laconic style, and have an aggressive style when arguing.
    • As a consequence, these genres do not strive to show events in their experiential immediacy and do not use an excessively ornate style of presentation.
    1.2
    (language/style)
    [pejorative]

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