Usage examples for redecoration

  1. He enjoyed her placid society, and went through all the formulas expected and required of him- even to the extent of going shopping for his presumptive mother- in- law, and selecting gaudy wools of many colours for mat manufacture, and purchasing garden seeds, besides attending to the redecoration and preparation of the parsonage for the reception of his bride, under the stern and uncompromising eye of the campaigner, who would have " this" done, and " that" altered, as she pleased: her word was already law to him. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  2. This controversy regarding the child was continued with unremitting force of feeling on both sides for some time, but John finally gave way to Jane's insistence, and the early days of April were spent in preparations for the journey to London and the redecoration of the home. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr