[en-gahr-luh nd]

verb (used with object)

to encircle with or as with a garland.

Nearby words

  1. engagement calendar,
  2. engagement ring,
  3. engaging,
  4. engagé,
  5. engagée,
  6. engawa,
  7. engel,
  8. engel's law,
  9. engelmann spruce,
  10. engelmann's disease

Origin of engarland

First recorded in 1575–85; en-1 + garland

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Examples from the Web for engarland

  • Often mists from the Elbe rose mystically to engarland the crenelated castles here and there on the heights.

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  • Emulously they renew the feast, and, glad at the high omen, array the flagons and engarland the wine.