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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman's close-fitting foundation garment; A band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers; An encircling or ringlike structure;

Usage examples (36)
  • girdle the plant
  • In his girdle were a pair of pistols and a scimitar.
  • The first lady to use a girdle was the mother of Ishmael.
  • The girdle was a gold band, enriched with thirty-nine pink gems. for more
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