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Synonyms for gird

Verb

1. arm, build up, fortify, gird
usage: prepare oneself for a military confrontation; "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"; "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"
2. girdle, gird, surround, environ, ring, skirt, border
usage: put a girdle on or around; "gird your loins"
3. gird, encircle, bind
usage: bind with something round or circular
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