The definition of a wreath is an arrangement of flowers or other decorative objects that is in a ring shaped and used as decoration for walls and doors.(noun)
An example of a wreath is a ring made of evergreens and holly that you hang on your door when you decorate for Christmas.
See wreath in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. wreaths
Origin: ME wrethe < OE writha, a ring, a twisted band < writhan, to twist: see writhe
See wreath in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. wreaths wreaths (rēÞz, rēths)
Origin: Middle English wrethe
Origin: , from Old English writha, band; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.
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