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Definitionto decorate — especially a person
- Yet she was meanly dressed, a coarse blue petticoat and a linen jacket being her only garb; her fair hair was plaited but not adorned: she looked patient yet sad.Chapter 11 (71% in)
- Clerval eagerly desired to accept this invitation, and I, although I abhorred society, wished to view again mountains and streams and all the wondrous works with which Nature adorns her chosen dwelling-places.Chapter 19 (21% in)
There are no more uses of "adorn" in Frankenstein.
Typical Usage (best examples)