Definition of decorative adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdekərətɪv//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdekəreɪtɪv//
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(of an object or a building) decorated in a way that makes it attractive; intended to look attractive or pretty The mirror is functional yet decorative. purely decorative arches The decorative touches have made this house a warm and welcoming home.Extra examples The items he makes are purely decorative. The style is ornate and highly decorative. These are purely decorative arches.
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