KJV Dictionary Definition: garnish
1. To adorn; to decorate with appendages; to set off.
All within with flowers was garnished.
2. To fit with fetters; a cant term.
3. To furnish; to supply; as a fort garnished with troops.
4. In law, to warn; to give notice. See Garnishee.
G`ARNISH, n. Ornament; something added for embellishment; decoration.
Matter and figure they produce;
For garnish this, and that for use.
1. In jails, fetters; a cant term.
2. Pensiuncula carceraria; a fee; an acknowledgment in money when first a prisoner goes to jail.
G`ARNISHED, pp. Adorned; decorated; embellished.
2. Warned; notified.
G`ARNISHING, ppr. Adorning; decorating; warning.
G`ARNISHMENT, n. Ornament; embellishment.
1. Warning; legal notice to the agent or attorney of an absconding debtor.
2. A fee.