Simple Definition of cummerbund
: a wide piece of cloth (such as silk) that is worn around the waist beneath the jacket of a man who is formally dressed
Full Definition of cummerbund
: a broad waistband usually worn in place of a vest with men's dress clothes and adapted in various styles of women's clothes
Examples of cummerbund
<a cummerbund is the perfect accessory for a man's tuxedo>
Variants of cummerbund
Origin of cummerbund
Hindi & Urdu kamarband, from Persian, from kamar waist + band band
First Known Use: 1616
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