un·​gird ˌən-ˈgərd How to pronounce ungird (audio)
ungirded; ungirding; ungirds

transitive verb

: to divest of a restraining band or girdle : unbind

Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ungird was before the 12th century

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“Ungird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ungird. Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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