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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To fasten with a belt.

Usage examples (37)
  • Use those metal bands to gird the sign onto the telephone pole.
  • gird your loins
  • So "gird" -- put on one the bonds of a prisoner instead of the ordinary girdle (Joh 21: 18).
  • 110: "This coat of mail, this sword gird on," he said, for more
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