cummerbund

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noun cum·mer·bund \ ˈkə-mər-ˌbənd , ˈkəm-bər- \
variants: or less commonly cumberbund play \ˈkəm-bər-ˌbənd\

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 in a Sentence

  1. a cummerbund is the perfect accessory for a man's tuxedo

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Origin and Etymology of cummerbund

Hindi & Urdu kamarband, from Persian, from kamar waist + band band

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CUMMERBUND Defined for English Language Learners

cummerbund

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Definition of cummerbund for English Language Learners

  • : a wide piece of cloth (such as silk) that is worn around the waist beneath the jacket of a man who is formally dressed



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