American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Motif Sentence Examples
Candle pieces will also help to build up the motif.
The dome is the leading idea or motif in Byzantine ecclesiastical architecture; the domes are placed over square, not circular apartments, and their bases are brought to a circle by means of pendentives.
Bunnies are a very popular motif for an Easter centerpiece.
It was as if the poisonous exhalations of the motif had spread to the very paint surface.
The cat motif is a curious twist of notes with a small upward glissando to represent its tail.