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wreath - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'wreath' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Wreath [ n.]
- Something twisted, intertwined, or curled; as, a wreath of smoke; a wreath of flowers.
- A garland; a chaplet, esp. one given to a victor.
- 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.