girdles 1 of 2

plural of girdle
as in belts
a strip of flexible material (as leather) worn around the waist drew a handkerchief from the girdle around her waist and offered it to the knight as a token of affection

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2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of girdle

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“Girdles.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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