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See definition of waistband on Dictionary.com
  • as inbelt
  • as ingirdle
  • as insash

synonyms for waistband

  • ribbon
  • ring
  • strap
  • string
  • cincture
  • cummerbund
  • girdle
  • sash
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How to use waistband in a sentence

Police said the man had a gun tucked into the right side of his waistband.
VIDEO SHOWS D.C. OFFICER FATALLY SHOOTING ARMED MOTORIST AS HE DRIVES AWAYPETER HERMANN, ELLIE SILVERMANAUGUST 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Sterlyn got out, backed away, drew a handgun from his waistband and shot himself in front of at least three other students, sending the school into lockdown.
AS SCHOOL SHOOTINGS SURGE, A SIXTH-GRADER TUCKS HIS DAD’S GUN IN HIS BACKPACKJOHN WOODROW COX, STEVEN RICHJUNE 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Roam Cross-Over capri hits a few inches below my knee and has a mid-rise, extra-wide waistband that doesn’t dig or roll down during an ab workout.
THIS SWIMWEAR IS ALSO WORKOUT ATTIREGABRIELA AOUNJUNE 17, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
We love the nearly seamless waistband, which is made primarily of silky elastic that mops sweat and prevents gaps at the lower back yet never pinched.
THE BEST MOUNTAIN-BIKE SHORTS FOR WOMENKELLY BASTONEJUNE 9, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Gaping waistbands, stifling fabric, seams that hinder athletic butts and thighs—if you’re a female mountain biker who has shopped for a pair of overshorts, you’re likely familiar with these problems.
THE BEST MOUNTAIN-BIKE SHORTS FOR WOMENKELLY BASTONEJUNE 9, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The elastic waistband and four-way-stretch fabric are comfortable and facilitate seemless movement, and the hem drawcord and fabric tab over the ankle zipper keep rain and debris out.
7 UPGRADES TO YOUR HIKING KIT CURRENTLY ON SALEEBONY ROBERTSMAY 26, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The buttoned-downed norms of yore may not seem so appealing now that many workers have gotten used to the joys of elasticized waistbands.
WHAT WILL WE WEAR WHEN WE RETURN TO THE OFFICE?SARAH TODDMAY 26, 2021QUARTZ
Lately, I’ve been living in the aptly named Pocket shorts, which boast an impressive five storage zones—two in the front waistband, one zippered in back, and one zippered on each thigh.
THE GEAR OUR EDITORS LOVED IN APRILTHE EDITORSMAY 3, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
They are wearing yarmulkes, and the cotton fringes called tzizit fly out from their waistbands.
THIS FAMILY RAISED MILLIONS TO GET EXPERIMENTAL GENE THERAPY FOR THEIR CHILDRENANTONIO REGALADOAPRIL 13, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
I tried to stanch it with my waistband, but ineffectually; it relieved him for a moment, and he asked for water.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WAISTBAND

  • cincture
  • cummerbund
  • girdle
  • ribbon
  • ring
  • sash
  • strap
  • string
  • waistband
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.