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adorn
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Ulysses
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  • They appear on a redcarpeted staircase adorned with expensive plants.
  • Gob, he’d adorn a sweepingbrush, so he would, if he only had a nurse’s apron on him.
  • That answer and those leaves, Vincent said to him, will adorn you more fitly when something more, and greatly more, than a capful of light odes can call your genius father.

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  • He began dating her on her annual two-week visits home, and although she still moved like a thirteen-year-old boy and abjured most feminine adornment, he found something so intensely feminine about her that he fell in love.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Wide silver bands that mark me as a slave adorn each wrist.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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