How to use Donned in a sentence
She donned her bathing suit and headed for the pool.
The two donned their coats and joined the climbers outside.
She donned a long nightgown and dropped into bed.
The count donned his dressing gown and went out to look.
When he donned the wolf's head, she slapped her hands to the sides of her face in mock horror.Advertisement
Carmen showered and donned a simple sheath dress and didn't ask Alex what they should wear.
After a breakfast of dry cereal, she donned the work gloves she had brought and retrieved the weed whip from the shed.
Claire Quincy had donned reading glasses and was scrutinizing the letters as Fred O'Connor followed his notes and explained the information on Annie Quincy he had gathered at the library.
He hung up the phone and stormed out to the hall and donned his winter coat.
Finally, he donned his jacket and escaped up the street to a luncheonette where he ordered pie and ice cream.Advertisement
Next morning Alpatych donned a jacket he wore only in town and went out on business.
Speck tossed him his shirt, which he donned as he listened.
Fred was dressed for the occasion—dapper suit, bow tie, and vest—while the Deans donned the grubbiest attire they could find.
My monthly condition excuses me from duties today so I donned my finest dress and strolled the streets of Ouray like the lady that was once Annie Quincy.
He stripped of his clothes, donned his pajama bottoms, and sat on the edge of the bed.Advertisement
Jackson rolled his eyes as Sarah grabbed a pad of paper and donned her director's face.
But on the night of the 20th-21st of March, having donned the garments of a layman, with a cross-bow slung at his side, he succeeded in making his escape from Constance, accompanied only by a single servant, and took refuge first in the castle of Schaffhausen, then in that of Laufenburg, then at Freiburg-im-Breisgau, and finally at Brisach, whence he hoped to reach Alsace, and doubtless ultimately Avignon, under the protection of an escort sent by the duke of Burgundy.
The latter were snapped up after Paul donned them and launched into an impromptu spirited rendition of an Elvis number.
The morning after little Nicholas had left, the old prince donned his full uniform and prepared to visit the commander-in-chief.
Then he took off his nightcap, combed his hair over his temples, and donned his cap.Advertisement
Dean donned coat and boots and joined the lawman.
He donned biking clothes, packed a jacket and sweater in his pannier and set off in pursuit of a few peaceful moments in one of his favorite worlds.
Elisabeth donned a guilty smile.
According to its sex, or the season of the year, it is known as the red, grey or brown linnet, and by the earlier English writers on birds, as well as in many localities at the present time, these names have been held to distinguish at least two species; but there is now no question among ornithologists on this point, though the conditions under which the bright crimson-red colouring of the breast and crown of the cock's spring and summer plumage is donned and doffed may still be open to discussion.
He was asked to edit the Univers, and to take a chair in the university of Louvain, but he declined both appointments, and in 1838 set out for Rome, revolving a great scheme for christianizing France by restoring the old order of St Dominic. At Rome he donned the habit of the preaching friar and joined the monastery 'of Minerva.Advertisement
Upon waking, Darby donned the new apparel without remark or even apparent notice.
Sons and husbands donned aprons and waited on mothers and wives at the supper table.
He donned the hotel bathrobe and moved toward the door.
As the Ottoman Turks lost ground to the West, they increasingly donned the cloak of the Caliphate.
At Innsbruck the Bavarians had already donned the red cockade, and on the Brenner rebellion had broken out.
As already advertised, from 17th June until September the fabulous green feathers will be donned by Olivier award winning comedian MARK LITTLE.
In a flash of inspiration, we donned crampons.
Having quickly donned our snorkeling gear we plunged off the boat into the deep blue.
Male branch staff even donned pink tutus for breast cancer awareness month!
Spirits were high as we all donned our pink t-shirts and decorated the bus with banners and balloons.
The majority of men donned black ties, and many women also wore some emblem of mourning.
The 29 residents and visitors donned union flag hats and enjoyed a party at the housing scheme in Barley Croft.
Becks, who quit as England captain after their World Cup failure earlier this month, donned a silk shirt and black trousers.
It begins to manifest when The Pupil grows tired in her newly donned pointe shoes.
The French officers have donned inline skates to patrol the streets where many of the youths are skating.
Cox's portrayal was so successful he donned a tuxedo and won awards.
Leaving his civilian employment with the Heating Equipment Manufacturing Company in Stuttgart, he donned the field gray uniform of the German Army.
Our 90-strong team donned burgundy vests and ran, jogged or walked the world famous route from Newcastle to South Shields.
As each incumbent died, his successor donned the infected vestments of his predecessor and was soon a victim himself.
Two brave volunteers donned waders and walked the whole perimeter of the pond and dragged out all the debris from the pond.
Colin Degrease, 32, donned the pristine Y-fronts at the insistence of his long-suffering wife Donna.
But Aldridge soon donned wigs and white make-up and moved on to non-black parts such as Macbeth, Shylock and King Lear.
As a sign of grief, or on any occasion when the individual felt himself brought into closer contact with his deity, the garments were rent (subsequently a conventional slit at the breast sufficed) and he donned the sak, a loin-cloth or wrapper which appears to be a survival of older and more primitive dress.
Cox 's portrayal was so successful he donned a tuxedo and won awards.
These calming cascades donned classical motifs such as lions, cherubs, and mythological images.
Much to Toxey's surprise, wildlife photographers also donned the camouflage gear to hide in plain sight while taking outdoor photos.
Renee Zellweger wore her style when she wed Kenney Chesney, and more recently, Christina Hendricks donned a Herrera gown for her nuptials.
My father stood outside the church nursery waiting for me as I donned my wedding gown and all the accoutrements.
Paris Hilton's birthday bash was a night to remember, as the heiress took to a Las Vegas stage where she donned skimpy lingerie to perform with the Pussycat Dolls.
The fat suit she donned for her role in Shallow Hal may have hid her super legs, but as "skinny Rosemary," viewers got to see just how fabulous Paltrow's pins are.
The main problem with this format was that the "Indians" in these films were played by Caucasian actors who donned long black wigs, feathers, and face paint to play the parts.
Lady Gaga - Her outfit made entirely of meat, which she donned for the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards, is just as legendary as Bjork's swan outfit.
That night the political fashionista donned an olive JCrew cardigan over a blue JCrew skirt and top.
The poor wore short and dark cloaks and the wealthy donned brightly colored ones.
There was simply a new approach to fancy dress, and it's often said that men somewhat unenthusiastically donned dapper black tie attire for formal occasions.
The character donned a hat very similar in appearance to what is now known as the fedora, and it soon became a popular accessory among women of the time.
Speesees - The Speesees company started simply with simple phonetic-spelling donned garments, but now offers a wide selection of organic children's clothing with a funky design and healthy mission to boot.
So you donned rookie status with the first Dance Dance Revolution (DDR) and got funkier with Konamix.
Joe Jonas of the Jonas Brothers also donned a black leotard and tried to dance along.
In fact, a lot of the more popular clothing donned by pregnant celebrities can be worn after the baby is born as well.
The Brigitte Bardot bikini sparked fashion trends all over the world in 1956 when the fresh-faced French beauty donned one in her film, And God Created Women.
Although the phenomenon dates back to silent film, in recent popular culture it was Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia that turned a generation of boys into men when she donned a sexy gold bikini in Return of the Jedi.
After taking off the weight gained for Nine, Fergie donned a cute bikini for the cover of Allure magazine.
Remaining very much in character, Cohen donned a neon green sling bikini, complete with socks and shoes, and hit the beach at Cannes to promote his entry at the famous film festival.
The slingshot is really designed to be a piece of eye candy most often donned by fashion models for photo shoot spreads in Sports Illustrated and the like.
The old "denim shorts and T-shirt" deal is donned by practically everyone, but denim can become very heavy when it's wet.
Sweat suits were another type of casual wear that was frequently donned in the '80s.
To finish off her outfit, she donned long white lace evening gloves and lace leggings.
Nobility wore fabrics, such as silk, velvet and satin, while the paupers donned clothing made from cotton and well-worn flannel.
Meanwhile, men donned pants, boots, a vest and fine hats.
Many people have donned the mantle of survivalist and are hurrying to make preparations.
In their early stages, the dolls were donned in hand-colored and handmade clothing.
For her role as Daisy Duke, Simpson donned Frye boots.
In 1999, Yugoslavian Serbs donned paper bullseye targets to protest a bombing by NATO.
A buxom character with curves and flowing hair can pour the infamous water jug while donned in a sexy pair of heels.
It is easy to take this one step further and create the illusion that the wearer has donned a mask in the shape of wings, butterflies or an abstract design.
Hearkening back to the era when women donned their husband's or boyfriend's watch to make their wrists appear smaller, large watch faces have gone from a mere trend to a bona fide category in the field of watch aesthetics.
Although most commonly donned on Christmas morning, matching family pajamas are fun any time of year and can be an easy way to liven up a Sunday at home with small children or a Saturday night family movie festival.
Many guys' costumes are only worn discreetly while others are donned on special occasions such as bachelorette parties, anniversaries or birthdays.
In the days before gyms, a middle-aged man didn't have many options for getting rid of his middle-aged spread, so he donned a corset and went about his day.
At nineteen he donned the robe of an Oratorian, but did not take the vows, and busied himself with literature rather than with religion.
Martha was toddled off to bed for her final night under Bird Song's ancient eaves, the doors locked and pajamas donned before Dean resurrected the question of Fred's curious reaction to the jury summons.
Fred was dressed for the occasionâ€”dapper suit, bow tie, and vestâ€”while the Deans donned the grubbiest attire they could find.
But visions of gigantic piles of BB sized oats continued to plague his brain as he donned his coat and gloves to clear the steps and walk-ways of the overnight snow.
She had once again donned the white dress, and the hem touched the tops of her bare feet.
After the bland meal was over and the tin foil discarded, Dean donned his coat and walked up town.
Barclay donned his sash and came out to meet and report to his senior officer Bagration.