Synonyms for waistline

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He put his arms manfully about the waistline of the flowery blouse.

A little work in the shops will take some of that waistline off you!

You, your waistline, legs, lungs and reflexes will never regret it.

He discovered that, supported at the waistline, she could be wheeled very nicely.

Tom Reade was now submerged to his waistline in the engulfing sand.

Laura declared one morning, feeling ruefully of her waistline which she was quite certain had expanded at least two inches.

The latter had already hunched himself forward, the red knife in his hand poised at his waistline.

I remembered the harnesslike creaking of Mrs. Heinze's waistline, and forgave her much.

And diagonally across her breast from shoulder to waistline her little gray flannel shirt hung gashed into innumerable ribbons.

Equator; the earth's waistline, unfashionably located in the same place year after year.

WORD ORIGIN

also waist-line, 1867, from waist + line (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WAISTLINE

waist

nounpart of the torso between the ribs and hips
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