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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 or·nate /ɔrˈnet/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Or·nate a.
 1. Elaborately adorned or decorated; beautifully sumptuous. “So bedecked, ornate, and gay.”
 2. Finely finished, as a style of composition.
    A graceful and ornate rhetoric.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Or·nate, v. t. To adorn; to honor. [R.]
    They may ornate and sanctify the name of God.   --Latimer.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: rich in decorative detail [syn: embellished, ornamented]
      2: marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative
         details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out
         of the rule of Plato"-John Milton [syn: flowery]