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Gird

Pronunciation of Gird
/ɡˈɜːd/, /ɡˈɜːd/, /ɡ_ˈɜː_d/

Synonyms for gird:

Sense 1

define, environ, Engirdle, Engird, cincture, dower, forearm, endue.

Sense 2

hedge, hem.

Sense 3

invest, steel, endow.

Sense 4

brace.

Sense 6

beset, gift.

Sense 7

band.

encircle

Engird, Engirdle.

girt

girt.

support

brace.

Other synonyms and related words:

cincture, cut, dart, sarcasm, build up, insult, brickbat, fortify, personality, outrage, brace, dig, dis, define, girdle, Engird, spike, barb, beset, embrace, begird, affront, Engirdle, deaden, ramp up, build, dower, hem, fort, girth, band, poke, slur, endow, equip, girt, environ, hedge, furnish, arm, endue, develop, invest, forearm, offense, steel, work up, epithet, progress, indignity, lace, gift, beef up, slap, strengthen.

Sense 2 (noun)

brace.

Sense 3 (noun)

cincture, band, Engirdle, Engird.

Sense 5 (noun)

endow, invest, endue, dower, gift.

Sense 6 (noun)

forearm, steel.

gird (noun)

begird, fortify, girth, girt, arm, build up, girdle, encircle.

contact (verb)

girdle.

encircle (verb)

surround, wreathe, encircle, circle, enclose, encompass.

encircle; strengthen (verb)

brace, circle, enclose, surround, environ, girdle, band, fortify, encompass, cincture, steel.

make fun of (verb)

poke.

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