What does the word garland mean?

Usage examples for garland

  1. In another, called the " garland," the dancers wind in and out under their clasped hands in imitation of the weaving of a wreath of flowers. – Norwegian Life by Ethlyn T. Clough
  2. 347. " For thou the garland wearst successively." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. There in gardens of bliss the weary repose; There the pale, sickly cheek wears the hue of the rose; There death never comes,- Oh, amid its bright bowers, May we twine for each other a garland of flowers! – Canadian Wild Flowers by Helen M. Johnson