Definitions of wreath

  1. A garland; a chaplet, esp. one given to a victor. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. An appendage to the shield, placed above it, and supporting the crest (see Illust. of Crest). It generally represents a twist of two cords of silk, one tinctured like the principal metal, the other like the principal color in the arms. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Anything curled or twisted into circular shape; as, a wreath of flowers or leaves; a garland. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. A chaplet: a garland. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Something twisted; a garland. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. A garland of leaves or flowers. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. Something twisted or curled; a garland; a chaplet. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. Something curled or twisted; a garland; a chaplet. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for wreath

  1. Dost thou see on the rampart's height That wreath of mist, in the light Of the midnight moon? – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. At her feet Helen recognized the wreath of white roses that she had hung there on the day when she had come with Karl and sworn to him to love him always and to die with him. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas