Synonyms of girdle


1. girdle, skeletal structure

usage: an encircling or ringlike structure

2. girdle, cincture, sash, waistband, waistcloth, band

usage: a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers

3. corset, girdle, stays, foundation garment, foundation

usage: a woman's close-fitting foundation garment


1. girdle, deaden, incise

usage: cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients; "girdle the plant"

2. girdle, gird, surround, environ, ring, skirt, border

usage: put a girdle on or around; "gird your loins"

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