from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. surrounded, encircled
  • v. To encircle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To encircle; to gird; to engirt.
  • adj. Surrounded; encircled.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as engirt.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • During the time of this their interparlance, the place was suddenly round ingirt with strongly armed theeves, and the Lord

    The Decameron


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