engird

[ en-gurd ]
/ ɛnˈgɜrd /

verb (used with object), en·girt or en·gird·ed, en·gird·ing.

to encircle; encompass: The equator engirds the earth.

Nearby words

  1. engineer's chain,
  2. engineering,
  3. engineering geology,
  4. engineman,
  5. enginery,
  6. engirdle,
  7. englacial,
  8. england,
  9. england, church of,
  10. engle

Origin of engird

First recorded in 1560–70; en-1 + gird1

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for engird