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engirdle

engirdle

verb en·gir·dle \in-ˈgər-dəl, en-\

Definition of ENGIRDLE

transitive verb
:  girdle 1

Examples of ENGIRDLE

  1. <the cloud-engirdled peaks of the Andes>

First Known Use of ENGIRDLE

1596

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