engird

verb
en·​gird | \in-ˈgərd, en-\
engirded; engirding; engirds

Definition of engird 

Keep scrolling for more

Synonyms & Antonyms for engird

Synonyms

band, begird, belt, engirdle, enwind, gird, girdle, girt, girth, wrap

Antonyms

ungird, unwrap

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of engird in a Sentence

her forehead engirded with a band of gold

First Known Use of engird

1566, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about engird

Statistics for engird

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for engird

The first known use of engird was in 1566

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on engird

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with engird

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for engird

Comments on engird

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a soft lustrous wool fabric with mohair

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!