how to pronounce girdle /ˈɡɝdəl/
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girdle is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of girdle in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… beard old area it's like a girdle for …”
meanings of girdle noun: That which girds, encircles, or encloses; a circumference. The clitellum of an earthworm. The line of greatest circumference of a brilliant-cut diamond, at which it is grasped by the setting. A belt or elasticated corset; especially, a belt, sash, or article of dress encircling the body usually at the waist, often used to support stockings or hosiery. Alternative form of griddle. The removal or inversion of a ring of bark in order to kill or stunt a tree. The zodiac; also, the equator. A thin bed or stratum of stone. verb: To gird, encircle, or constrain by such means. To kill or stunt a tree by removing or inverting a ring of bark. words with pronunciation similar to girdle words that rhyme with girdle Did this page help you?