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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A band of material around the top of a pair of trousers.

Usage examples (29)
  • His backside, with the vertical line peeking out from the center of his waistband, is a familiar sight in our village.
  • A waistband is a lot more trouble and adds an inch or two above the skirt, and most waistbands on patterns are not wide enough.
  • Tucked in her waistband was a pistol similar to mine, the compact Glock.
  • Stuck into his waistband was a knife. for more
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