Flowers adorned the walkway.
Adding ornaments to a Christmas tree is an example of a way to adorn.
A man adorned with noble statuary and columns.
A character adorned with every Christian grace.
A gallery of paintings was adorned with the works of some of the great masters.
Origin of adorn
- Middle English adornen from Old French adourner from Latin adōrnāre ad- ad- ōrnāre to decorate ar- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition