Word:   
Definitions of gird:
  • verb:   bind with something round or circular
  • verb:   put a girdle on or around
    Example: "Gird your loins"
  • verb:   encircle or bind
    Example: "Trees girded the green fields"
  • verb:   prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    Example: "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for gird at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See gird used in context: 2 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse