Definitions of garnet

  1. A tackle for hoisting cargo in our out. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A precious or semiprecious stone of various colors, oftenest deep red; a deep red color. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. A precious stone resembling the grains or seeds of the pomegranate: (naut.) a sort of tackle fixed to the mainstay in ships. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. A deep-red gem; carbuncle. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. A vitreous transparent stone, used as a gem; deepred color. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. A precious stone of various composition, colour, and quality, occurring most frequently in mica-slate, hornblende slate, and gneiss. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. A precious stone of several varieties, the better varieties being of a beautiful red. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for garnet

  1. I wonder if it's too early in the day for me to call on Miss Garnet – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  2. Light filtered through swinging lamps of wrought metal encrusted with prisms of green and amber and garnet – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck