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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Stable gear consisting of a band around a horse's belly that holds the saddle in place; The distance around a person's body v. - Tie a cinch around; Encircle or bind.

Usage examples (36)
  • Clem was not a tall man, but he made up for it in girth and attitude.
  • Pick a Christmas tree that suits your family: large in girth and always needing a drink.
  • I caught a rear-end glimpse, with a stiff tail, as big in girth as my body, standing out straight behind.
  • Among the girth were a string septet, brass octet and a for more
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