Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

garth

play
noun \ˈgärth\

Definition of garth

  1. :  a small yard or enclosure :  close



Origin and Etymology of garth

Middle English, from Old Norse garthr yard; akin to Old High German gart enclosure — more at yard


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with garth


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up garth? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

Get Word of the Day daily email!