Associations to the word «Ornate»


ORNATE, adjective. Elaborately ornamented, often to excess.
ORNATE, adjective. Flashy, flowery or showy
ORNATE, adjective. Finely finished, as a style of composition.
ORNATE, verb. (obsolete) To adorn; to honour.
ORNATE HORNED TOAD, noun. A large carnivorous horned toad with very large sharp teeth.
ORNATE TINAMOU, noun. A tinamou, Nothoprocta ornata.
ORNATE TINAMOUS, noun. Plural of ornate tinamou
ORNATE WOLF, noun. A wild canid, Lycaon pictus.
ORNATE WOLVES, noun. Plural of ornate wolf

Dictionary definition

ORNATE, adjective. Marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton.

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