engirdle

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verb en·gir·dle \in-ˈgər-dəl, en-\

Definition of engirdle

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  girdle 1

Examples of engirdle in a sentence

  1. the cloud-engirdled peaks of the Andes

1596

First Known Use of engirdle

1596


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