[ en-gurd ]
/ ɛnˈgɜrd /
verb (used with object), en·girt or en·gird·ed, en·gird·ing.
to encircle; encompass: The equator engirds the earth.
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Examples from the Web for engird
The floors of the gallery which engird the rotunda, and the winding stairs leading to them, are of iron.Norman's New Orleans and Environs|B. M. Norman