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Meaning of "girdlestead" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIRDLESTEAD

girdlestead  [ˈɡɜːdəlˌsted] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIRDLESTEAD

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Girdlestead is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIRDLESTEAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of girdlestead in the English dictionary

The definition of girdlestead in the dictionary is the waist.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIRDLESTEAD


areolated
əˈrɪəˌleɪted
bilsted
ˈbɪlsted

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIRDLESTEAD

gird
girder
girdle
girdle scone
girdle traverse
girdle-like
girdlecake
girdler
girdlescone
Girgenti
girl
girl band
girl Friday
Girl Guide
girl power
Girl Scout
girl-watching
girl´s blouse
girlfriend
girlfriend experience

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIRDLESTEAD

Banstead
bedstead
bestead
farmstead
Hampstead
heapstead
Hemel Hempstead
homestead
instead
middenstead
roadstead
stand someone in good stead
stead

Synonyms and antonyms of girdlestead in the English dictionary of synonyms

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girdlestead
1,325 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
570 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

girdlestead
380 millions of speakers
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280 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
278 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
270 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
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girdlestead
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Girdlestead
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girdlestead
180 millions of speakers

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girdlestead
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

girdlestead
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Girdlestead
85 millions of speakers
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girdlestead
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Girdlestead
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girdlestead
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

girdlestead
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

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Translator English - Ukrainian

girdlestead
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

girdlestead
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

girdlestead
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girdlestead
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Trends of use of girdlestead

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRDLESTEAD»

The term «girdlestead» is used very little and occupies the 162.747 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRDLESTEAD» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about girdlestead

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIRDLESTEAD»

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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and ...
body was frequently known by the name " girdlestead."* Thus Stubbs says in the Anatomy of Abuses, " some short " scarcely reaching to the girdlestead or waste, and some to the " knee." The following is from Chaucers description of Mirth, ...
‎1862
2
Costume in England: A History of Dress from the Earliest ...
GIRDLESTEAD. The waist ; the place of the girdle. " For hete her clothes down she dede, Almost to her gerdylstcde." Lay of Sir Launfal. In Stubbes's Anatomy of Abuses is the passage: " Some short, scarcely reaching to the. girdlestead, ...
Frederick William Fairholt, 1860
3
A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and ...
The point or period of noon; from stead, place ; as girdlestead, C. Beyond the noonstcad go far drove his triune. Brown, Br. Past. P 2. 9. Such as high heav'n were able to affright, And on the noonsted bring a double night. Drayt. Mooncalf, p.
Robert Nares, 1822
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The riches of Chaucer: in which his impurities have been ...
... His shoulderds of largd brede,5 390 And smallish in the girdlestead ; * He seemdd like a portraiture, So noble' he was of his stature, So fair, so jolly', and so fetise, With limbds wrought at point devise,7 395 Deliver,5 smart, and of great might, ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, 1870
5
A Select Collection of Old Plays: In Twelve Volumes
Excellent easily : divide yourself into two halfs, just by the girdlestead 33 ; send one half with your lady, and keep t'other to yourself. Or else do as all true lovers do, part with your heart, and leave your body behind. I have seen't done a hundred ...
Robert Dodsley, Isaac Reed, Octavius Gilchrist, 1825
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A Select Collection of Old Plays: The malcontent; All fools; ...
Excellent easily : divide yourself into two halfs, just by the girdlestead 33; send one half with your lady, and keep t'other to yourself. Or else do as all true lovers do, part with your heart, and leave your body behind. I have seen't done a hundred ...
Robert Dodsley, Isaac Reed, Octavius Gilchrist, 1825
7
The Works of Beaumont & Fletcher: The Text Formed from a New ...
208 Gingle-boy x. 221 girdler 354 girdlestead iv. 253 gird 173 girds 131 give me dead viii. 459 give me myself v. 236 giving up v. 410 gladder of all iv. 133 gleek ix . 233 gloats vi. 153 glorious i. 122, ii. 105, ii. 423, vi. 287, 380, 65 gloriously vi.
Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher, Alexander Dyce, 1846
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A glossary and etymological dictionary of obsolete and ...
To slen him and to girie* off his hed. (.'halter's MoNIES Talk. Seine moved, he will not spare to gird the gods. Coriolanus. Girdlestead (S. gircll and stede), the place where a girdle is worn. The old Saxon word stede is still retained in bedstead, ...
William Toone, 1834
9
The Earthly Paradise
... 280 And sweeter than the roses fresh with dew Sweet odours floated round me , as she drew Some golden thing from out her balmy breast With her right hand, the while her left hand pressed The hidden wonders of her girdlestead;" 285 And  ...
William Morris, Florence Saunders Boos, 2002
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Costume in England: A History of Dress from the Earliest ...
GIRDLESTEAD. The waist ; the place of the girdle. " For hete her clothes down she dede, Almost to her gerdylstede." Lay of Sir Launfal. In Stubbes' Anatomy of Abuses is the passage : " some short, scarcely reaching to the girdlestead, ...
Frederick William Fairholt, 1846

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