Translation of decorative in Spanish:

decorative

decorativo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈdɛkəˌreɪdɪv//ˈdɛk(ə)rədɪv//ˈdɛk(ə)rətɪv/

adjective

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    (ornamental)
    (border/frill) decorativo
    (border/frill) ornamental
    (frill/border) de adorno
    • Infinity pools (where the edges overflow with water) blur the boundary between swimming pool and decorative water feature.
    • Second, their masses of small white, bell like blossoms are as decorative as any purely ornamental shrub.
    • The well maintained communal gardens that surround this scheme include a number of water and decorative features.
    • The same is true of Lewis's imagery, It is decorative, pleasing and attractive.
    • The decorative glass panels feature figures such as St Gregory, St Jeronimus, an unknown Bishop and an unidentified Saint.
    • Pour dip into a decorative serving bowl and place on serving platter.
    • A significant feature is that decorative timberwork hides the simple beam construction and the use of steel for the beams.
    • The ornaments in this work are not simply decorative, but generative.
    • A small 1970s television sits in one corner - seemingly more of a decorative feature than anything else.
    • And because fruit trees and bushes can be beautiful and decorative, you don't have to set aside part of your garden as a growing area.
    • It will feature decorative landscapes and cuisine from a variety of Southeast Asian countries.
    • It is incorrect, however, to use the phrase to indicate the purely decorative or ornamental qualities of a painting.
    • It is decorative as well as fruitful and will make an attractive feature on any patio.
    • It is painted in yellow and period features include decorative coving, a centre rose and a cast-iron fireplace.
    • Even today, the huge stones from 19th century are still sought as decorative garden ornaments.
    • Occasionally it was used as a decorative feature on American furniture with solid drawer fronts.
    • Buttons ceased to be purely decorative and began to feature regimental designs.
    • There are two bedrooms, the largest of which features high ceilings and decorative coving, while the bathroom has a wooden floor.
    • The furniture all contributes to this as well, with its trim lines and lack of heavy decorative ornament.
    • The company has a service center for applying studs, stones and decorative ornamentation in Mexico.
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    Art
    the decorative arts las artes decorativas
    • Born in Glasgow, Cottier was the pioneer of Scotland's original tradition of artistic and decorative interiors.
    • One Irish artist reaping the benefits of our rekindled love affair with decorative excess is Clodagh Hendy.
    • Today, she works full-time as a decorative artist and has recently moved to Tadcaster, where she runs her business.
    • Individuals and small artistic teams are rapidly coming up with new decorative finishes.
    • Works by relatively unknown artists should be collected now for their decorative value only.
    • Olenin was especially interested in the drawings as models for artists, and they were soon to bear decorative fruit.
    • He sat me down and produced a packet of colour transparencies of the work of someone I had never heard of, a decorative artist named Felix Kelly.
    • After training as a decorative artist he worked successfully at Drury Lane, London, as a scene painter.
    • There is too much of everything, as the artist further patterns the paintings with decorative details.
    • Sandstone is now extracted in limited quantities for decorative and artistic purposes rather than for construction.
    • Angelopoulos and Drew were both easel and mural artists who were familiar with different kinds of decorative finishes.
    • Artist Chris Topp has helped fix the decorative cross he created to the front of Archbishop Holgate's School in York.
    • By then he had been taught the elements of design by his father, a jobbing decorative artist.
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    Building
    the house is in good decorative order el interior de la casa está en buen estado