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wreath is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of wreath in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… the wreath ceremony is now complete the …”
meanings of wreath
An appendage to the shield, placed above it, and supporting the crest; an orle, a torse. It generally represents a twist of two cords of silk, one tinctured like the principal metal, the other like the principal color in the coat of arms.
A defect in glass.
An ornamental circular band made, for example, of plaited flowers and leaves, and used as decoration; a garland or chaplet, especially one given to a victor.
Something twisted, intertwined, or curled.
To wrap around something in a circle.
To place an entwined circle of flowers upon or around something.
To curl, writhe or spiral in the form of a wreath.