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Words nearby ungirt
Definition for ungirt (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), un·gird·ed or un·girt, un·gird·ing.
Example sentences from the Web for ungirt
When there was work to be done she never could rest with “unlit lamp and ungirt loin.”Mary Wollstonecraft|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
Bareheaded and ungirt, the candidate is conducted before the dread tribunal.Anne of Geierstein, Volume I (of 2)|Sir Walter Scott
Before the gate he went to meet the messenger, who ungirt his sword and laid it from his hand.The Nibelungenlied|Unknown
And St. Laurence ungirt his robe, and giving his girdle to the sacristan, bade him show it in proof of what he told.Walks in Rome|Augustus J.C. Hare
Alike in life and in art he hated sloth,—the slovenliness of the "ungirt loin" and of the indecisive touch.Robert Browning|C. H. Herford