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  Definition of girdle
  1. a woman''s close-fitting foundation garment
  2. a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers
  3. an encircling or ringlike structure
  4. put a girdle on or around; "gird your loins"
  5. cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients; "girdle the plant"
Similar Words: corset, stays, cincture, sash, waistband, waistcloth, gird, deaden

 

Hyponyms: panty girdle, cummerbund, pectoral girdle, pelvis, pelvic girdle, pelvic arch, hip

 

Derivational Morphology: gird, corset, deaden, stays

 

Anagrams: ridgel, glider, gilder

 

 
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