Associations to the word «Ornamental»

Pictures for the word «Ornamental»

Wiktionary

ORNAMENTAL, adjective. Serving to ornament; characterized by ornament; beautifying; embellishing.
ORNAMENTAL, noun. An ornamental plant.

Dictionary definition

ORNAMENTAL, noun. Any plant grown for its beauty or ornamental value.
ORNAMENTAL, adjective. Serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose; "cosmetic fenders on cars"; "the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley