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1. gird

verb. ['ˈgɝːd'] prepare oneself for a military confrontation.

Synonyms

  • build up
  • rearm
  • re-arm
  • fortify
  • arm

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • decrease
  • devitalize
  • weaken

Etymology

  • gyrdan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Gird

  • transferred
  • transfered
  • undeterred
  • uncured
  • preferred
  • prefered
  • overheard
  • misheard
  • conferred
  • concurred
  • unheard
  • reword
  • referred
  • recurred
  • interred
  • inferred
  • incurred
  • deterred
  • demurred
  • deferred
  • chauffeured
  • alward
  • absurd
  • stirred
  • spurred
  • slurred
  • occurred
  • blurred
  • word
  • third

Sentences with gird


1. Verb, base form
To gird oneself for action meant to "dress the part."

2. gird

verb. ['ˈgɝːd'] bind with something round or circular.

Synonyms

  • encircle
  • hoop

Antonyms

  • take away
  • open chain
  • detach

Etymology

  • gyrdan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. gird

verb. ['ˈgɝːd'] put a girdle on or around.

Synonyms

  • surround
  • environ
  • skirt
  • border
  • girdle

Antonyms

  • defend
  • uncover
  • confront
  • unstrap

Etymology

  • gyrdan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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