engirdle

verb
en·​gir·​dle | \ in-ˈgər-dᵊl How to pronounce engirdle (audio) , en- \
engirdled; engirdling; engirdles

Definition of engirdle

Synonyms & Antonyms for engirdle

Synonyms

Antonyms

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of engirdle in a Sentence

the cloud-engirdled peaks of the Andes

First Known Use of engirdle

1596, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About engirdle

Time Traveler for engirdle

Time Traveler

The first known use of engirdle was in 1596

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near engirdle

engird

engirdle

engirt

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for engirdle

Cite this Entry

“Engirdle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/engirdle. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Color

  • a light greenish blue color
  • Name that color:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!