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garland

gar·land

garland

 
 
pronunciation:
gar lnd
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a wreath, chain, or string made to be worn for celebration or decoration, esp. one made of flowers, leaves, vines, or the like.
The church was decorated with garlands for the wedding.
definition 2: a sculpted or cast representation of such a decoration.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: garlanded, garlanding, garlands
definition: to place a garland or garlands upon.
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  celebration, flower