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Gar·land

 (gär′lənd)
A city of northeast Texas, an industrial suburb of Dallas.

gar·land

 (gär′lənd)
n.
1.
a. A wreath or festoon, especially one of plaited flowers or leaves, worn on the body or draped as a decoration.
b. A representation of such a wreath or festoon, used as an architectural ornament or heraldic device.
2. A mark of honor or tribute; an accolade: received garlands of praise.
3. Nautical A ring or collar of rope used to hoist spars or prevent fraying.
4. An anthology, as of ballads or poems.
tr.v. gar·land·ed, gar·land·ing, gar·lands
1. To ornament or deck with a garland.
2. To form into a garland.

[Middle English, from Old French garlande, perhaps of Germanic origin; see wei- in Indo-European roots.]

garland

(ˈɡɑːlənd)
n
1. a wreath or festoon of flowers, leaves, etc, worn round the head or neck or hung up
2. (Art Terms) a representation of such a wreath, as in painting, sculpture, etc
3. (Poetry) a collection of short literary pieces, such as ballads or poems; miscellany or anthology
4. (Nautical Terms) nautical a ring or grommet of rope
vb
(tr) to deck or adorn with a garland or garlands
[C14: from Old French garlande, perhaps of Germanic origin]

Garland

(ˈɡɑːlənd)
n
(Biography) Judy, real name Frances Gumm. 1922–69, US singer and film actress. Already a child star, she achieved international fame with The Wizard of Oz (1939). Later films included Meet Me in St Louis (1944) and A Star is Born (1954)

gar•land

(ˈgɑr lənd)

n.
1. a wreath or festoon of flowers, leaves, or other material, worn for ornament or as an honor or hung on something as a decoration.
2. a representation of such a wreath or festoon.
3. a collection of short literary pieces, as poems and ballads; literary miscellany.
4. Naut. a band, collar, or grommet, as of rope.
v.t.
5. to crown with a garland; deck with garlands.
[1275–1325; < Old French]

Gar•land

(ˈgɑr lənd)

n.
1. Judy (Frances Gumm), 1922–69, U.S. singer and actress.
2. a city in NE Texas, near Dallas. 190,055.

Garland

 a wreath made of flowers or ribbons; a collection of extracts, songs, etc. See also chaplet.
Examples: garland of ballads, 1765; of flowers, 1756; of golden roses, 1612; of goodwill, 1631; of ribbons; of riddles, 1710; of rose leaves, 1385; of songs, 1663.

garland


Past participle: garlanded
Gerund: garlanding

Imperative
garland
garland
Present
I garland
you garland
he/she/it garlands
we garland
you garland
they garland
Preterite
I garlanded
you garlanded
he/she/it garlanded
we garlanded
you garlanded
they garlanded
Present Continuous
I am garlanding
you are garlanding
he/she/it is garlanding
we are garlanding
you are garlanding
they are garlanding
Present Perfect
I have garlanded
you have garlanded
he/she/it has garlanded
we have garlanded
you have garlanded
they have garlanded
Past Continuous
I was garlanding
you were garlanding
he/she/it was garlanding
we were garlanding
you were garlanding
they were garlanding
Past Perfect
I had garlanded
you had garlanded
he/she/it had garlanded
we had garlanded
you had garlanded
they had garlanded
Future
I will garland
you will garland
he/she/it will garland
we will garland
you will garland
they will garland
Future Perfect
I will have garlanded
you will have garlanded
he/she/it will have garlanded
we will have garlanded
you will have garlanded
they will have garlanded
Future Continuous
I will be garlanding
you will be garlanding
he/she/it will be garlanding
we will be garlanding
you will be garlanding
they will be garlanding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been garlanding
you have been garlanding
he/she/it has been garlanding
we have been garlanding
you have been garlanding
they have been garlanding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been garlanding
you will have been garlanding
he/she/it will have been garlanding
we will have been garlanding
you will have been garlanding
they will have been garlanding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been garlanding
you had been garlanding
he/she/it had been garlanding
we had been garlanding
you had been garlanding
they had been garlanding
Conditional
I would garland
you would garland
he/she/it would garland
we would garland
you would garland
they would garland
Past Conditional
I would have garlanded
you would have garlanded
he/she/it would have garlanded
we would have garlanded
you would have garlanded
they would have garlanded
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.garland - United States singer and film actress (1922-1969)Garland - United States singer and film actress (1922-1969)
2.Garland - a city in northeastern Texas (suburb of Dallas)
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
3.garland - an anthology of short literary pieces and poems and ballads etc.
anthology - a collection of selected literary passages
4.garland - flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposesgarland - flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes
crown - a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
floral arrangement, flower arrangement - a decorative arrangement of flowers
bay wreath, laurel wreath, laurel - (antiquity) a wreath of laurel foliage worn on the head as an emblem of victory
Verb1.garland - adorn with bands of flowers or leaves; "They garlanded the statue"
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"

garland

noun
1. wreath, band, bays, crown, honours, loop, laurels, festoon, coronet, coronal, chaplet They wore garlands of summer flowers in their hair.
verb
1. adorn, crown, deck, festoon, wreathe Players were garlanded with flowers.
Translations
إكْليل زَهْر
věnec
krans
virágfüzér
blómsveigur
girlianda
vītne

garland

[ˈgɑːlənd]
A. Nguirnalda f
B. VTengalanar (with con)

garland

[ˈgɑːrlənd] n
(gen)guirlande f
(on head)couronne f

garland

nKranz m; (= festoon)Girlande f; a garland of flowerseine Blumengirlande
vtbekränzen

garland

[ˈgɑːlənd] nghirlanda

garland

(ˈgaːlənd) noun
flowers or leaves tied or woven into a circle. The islanders wore garlands of flowers round their heads.
References in classic literature ?
A wand was set up, far down the glade, and thereon was balanced a garland of roses.
David of Doncaster shot first and landed safely through the rose garland.
Highcamp was weaving a garland of roses, yellow and red.
We are here before you, you see, Christopher,' said Mr Garland smiling.
It was a garland of leaves and flowers two spans in width, which same was hung upon a stake in front of a broad tree trunk.
But the bride said, 'Run first, and bring me my garland that is hanging on a willow in the garden.
So Ripple journeyed on again, till the earth below her shone with ye]low harvests waving in the sun, and the air was filled with cheerful voices, as the reapers sang among the fields or in the pleasant vineyards, where purple fruit hung gleaming through the leaves; while the sky above was cloudless, and the changing forest-trees shone like a many-colored garland, over hill and plain; and here, along the ripening corn-fields, with bright wreaths of crimson leaves and golden wheat-ears in her hair and on her purple mantle, stately Autumn passed, with a happy smile on her calm face, as she went scattering generous gifts from her full arms.
Edith, sweet Lady of the May," whispered he reproachfully, "is yon wreath of roses a garland to hang above our graves, that you look so sad?
And there were the low Paumotus, and the high Marquesas; he saw himself often, now, on board trading schooners or frail little cutters, slipping out at dawn through the reef at Papeete and beginning the long beat through the pearl-atolls to Nukahiva and the Bay of Taiohae, where Tamari, he knew, would kill a pig in honor of his coming, and where Tamari's flower-garlanded daughters would seize his hands and with song and laughter garland him with flowers.
Corresponding ornaments were inserted in their ears, and woven garlands upon their heads.
But two of the youngest soon grew tired, and both returned to town; two little girls sat down, and twined garlands, so they did not go either; and when the others reached the willow-tree, where the confectioner was, they said, "Now we are there
And all at once a vine spread out both ways along the top of the sail with many clusters hanging down from it, and a dark ivy-plant twined about the mast, blossoming with flowers, and with rich berries growing on it; and all the thole-pins were covered with garlands.