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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 soft strain of music sounded, and then at the back of the cave appeared a little figure in cloudy white, with glittering wings, golden hair, and a garland of roses on its head.
Highcamp was weaving a garland of roses, yellow and red.
And then they rode to the damsels, and either saluted other, and the eldest had a garland of gold about her head, and she was threescore winter of age or more --"
It is probable indeed that any professorial gaze lucky enough to meet a pair of dark eyes shining under that white rose garland would never have stopped at respect!
So Umslopogaas and Nada came to the glen where the child-slayer lived, and sat down by a pool of water not far from the mouth of her cave, weaving flowers into a garland.
ADAM the while Waiting desirous her return, had wove Of choicest Flours a Garland to adorne Her Tresses, and her rural labours crown As Reapers oft are wont thir Harvest Queen.
I fell on this, and immediately the sack opened; the loveliest maiden in snow-white garments, with a green garland round her wet hair, took me by the hand, and said!
And the archers began to shoot; and he who shot not through the garland without disturbing its leaves and tendrils was fain to submit to a good sound buffet from Little John.
In the afternoon I met my little woman, as I believe it was, as I was returning towards my centre from an exploration, and she received me with cries of delight and presented me with a big garland of flowers-- evidently made for me and me alone.
I will bear only a garland of our fairest flowers; these will I wind about him, and their bright faces, looking lovingly in his, will bring sweet thoughts to his dark mind, and their soft breath steal in like gentle words.
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?
I saw the mistake when she threw the garland, for I was lying at the very foot of the Ghaut, and had she taken another step I might have shown her some little difference.