the measure around anything; circumference.
a band that passes underneath a horse or other animal to hold a saddle in place, especially one having a buckle at each end for fastening to straps running from under the flaps of the saddle.
something that encircles; a band or girdle.
verb (used with object)
to bind or fasten with a girth.
to girdle; encircle.
the distance around something; circumference
size or bulk: a man of great girth
a band around a horse’s belly to keep the saddle in position
(usually foll by up) to fasten a girth on (a horse)
(transitive) to encircle or surround
adjective 1. (of a color or decoration) applied to a piece before the piece is glazed. noun 2. color or decoration applied to a piece before it is glazed. adjective 1. (ceramics) applied to pottery or porcelain before the application of glaze noun 2. a pigment, etc, applied in this way
noun 1. total or partial darkness; dimness. 2. a state of melancholy or depression; low spirits. 3. a despondent or depressed look or expression. verb (used without object) 4. to appear or become dark, dim, or somber. 5. to look sad, dismal, or dejected; frown. verb (used with object) 6. to fill with gloom; make […]
noun 1. a light emitted by or as if by a substance heated to luminosity; incandescence. 2. brightness of color. 3. a sensation or state of bodily heat. 4. a warm, ruddy color of the cheeks. 5. warmth of emotion or passion; ardor. verb (used without object) 6. to emit bright light and heat without […]
verb (used with object), gnawed, gnawed or gnawn, gnawing. 1. to bite or chew on, especially persistently. 2. to wear away or remove by persistent biting or nibbling. 3. to form or make by so doing: to gnaw a hole through the wall. 4. to waste or wear away; corrode; erode. 5. to trouble or […]