ungirt

adjective

un·​girt ˌən-ˈgərt How to pronounce ungirt (audio)
1
: having the belt or girdle off or loose
2
: lacking in discipline or compactness : loose, slack

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of ungirt was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Ungirt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ungirt. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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