girt: Meaning and Definition of
- a pt. and pp. of.
- gird (def. 1).
— n., v.t.
- a timber or plate connecting the corner posts of an exterior wooden frame, as a braced frame, at a floor above the ground floor.
- a heavy beam, as for supporting the ends of rafters.
- (in certain hand presses) one of a pair of leather straps having one end fastened to the bed and the other to the rounce, for drawing the bed under the platen.
- girt (Thesaurus)