cingle

noun
cin·​gle | \ ˈsiŋgəl \
plural -s

Definition of cingle

archaic
: girth, belt

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History and Etymology for cingle

Middle English syngle, sengle, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French cengle, from Latin cingula, from cingere to gird

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“Cingle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cingle. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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