How to use Gird in a sentence
It was not, indeed, the first knightly Order to gird itself for the task.
In Holland the expiration of the Twelve Years' Truce in 1621 forced the Dutch Protestants once more to gird on the sword.
Then the hanger and sword, which they also gird on.
If you have not tried a red Beaume then gird your loins, grit your teeth and demand supplies from your local wine merchant.
I would want to under gird the whole of our engagement with a theology of hope.Advertisement
But Thou, 0 Lord, will cast them down and root out their seed from the land, when a man not of our race (Pompey) rises up against them Behold, 0 Lord, and raise up their king the Son of David at the time that Thou hast appointed, to reign over Israel Thy servant; and gird him with strength to crush unjust rulers; to cleanse Jerusalem from the heathen that tread it under foot, to cast out sinners from Thy 1 In Sibyll.
Tired wayfarer, gird up thy loins; look upward, march onward.
The head of the Mevlevi dervishes (Aziz-Effendi, HazretiMevlana, Mollah-Unkiar, commonly styled simply ChelebiEffendi) has the right to gird on the sultan's sword at his investiture, and is master of the considerable revenues of the greatest religious establishment in the empire.