Examples of waistband in a Sentence
shorts with an elastic waistband
Recent Examples of waistband from the Web
More recently, a Missouri Highway Patrol trooper reportedly found McCarthy with a .45-caliber Glock handgun in his waistband during a July 2015 traffic stop in Johnson County, Mo., about 23 miles from Clinton.
But then McNeil, in the driver's seat, reached toward his waistband and then toward the floorboard of the vehicle, according to the officer.
While he was detained, prosecutors say Durham fought with the officers and pulled a gun from his front waistband, then fired at the officers, leading to a shootout.
A .45-caliber gun was found in Newby's waistband after he was shot, but Newby never pulled it out, according to court records.
Cruz-Algarin had a knife sticking out from his waistband.
Instead, Napier reached toward his waistband and deputies opened fire, the sheriff’s department said after the shooting.
The passenger, a Cleveland man, 26, was arrested for possessing a loaded pistol in his waistband.
A struggle broke out, and at some point, the victim grabbed a handgun the suspect had pulled from his waistband.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'waistband.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of waistband
WAISTBAND Defined for English Language Learners
Learn More about waistband
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up waistband? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).