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A city of northeast Texas, an industrial suburb of Dallas.
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.]
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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
(tr) to deck or adorn with a garland or garlands
[C14: from Old French garlande, perhaps of Germanic origin]
(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)
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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]
1. Judy (Frances Gumm), 1922–69, U.S. singer and actress.
2. a city in NE Texas, near Dallas. 190,055.
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Garlanda 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.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Past participle: garlanded
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|Noun||1.||Garland - United States singer and film actress (1922-1969)|
|2.||Garland - a city in northeastern Texas (suburb of Dallas)|
|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 purposes|
crown - a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
|Verb||1.||garland - adorn with bands of flowers or leaves; "They garlanded the statue"|
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vt → bekränzen
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garland[ˈgɑːlənd] n → ghirlanda
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flowers or leaves tied or woven into a circle. The islanders wore garlands of flowers round their heads. blommekrans إكْليل زَهْر венец grinalda věnec die Girlande krans γιρλάνταguirnalda vanik تاج گل seppele guirlandeזר माला vijenac virágfüzér karangan bunga blómsveigur ghirlanda 花輪 (장식용, 또는 명예를 나타내는) 화환 girlianda vītne kalungan bunga guirlandekrans girlanda, wieniec امېل په تيره بيادګلو grinalda ghirlandă венок veniec, girlanda venec girlanda krans, girland พวงมาลา çelenk 花環 гірлянда; вінок پھولوں کا ہار vòng hoa 花环
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