waistband

noun waist·band \ ˈwās(t)-ˌband \

Definition of waistband

:a band (as of trousers or a skirt) fitting around the waist

Examples of waistband in a Sentence

  1. shorts with an elastic waistband

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First Known Use of waistband

1584


WAISTBAND Defined for English Language Learners

waistband

noun

Definition of waistband for English Language Learners

  • : the strip of fabric at the top of a piece of clothing that fits around your waist


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