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Synonyms for girdle
ˈgɜr dlgir·dle

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  1. girdlenoun

    an encircling or ringlike structure

    waistcloth, stays, corset, cincture, sash, waistband

  2. girdle, cincture, sash, waistband, waistclothnoun

    a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers

    cincture, sash, corset, stays, waistcloth, waistband, window sash

  3. corset, girdle, staysverb

    a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

    waistcloth, stays, corset, cincture, sash, waistband

  4. girdle, deadenverb

    cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients

    "girdle the plant"

    blunt, gird, deaden, dampen, damp

  5. girdle, girdverb

    put a girdle on or around

    "gird your loins"

    build up, gird, fortify, deaden, arm, encircle

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. girdlenoun

    band (for the waist), belt, CESTUS, cincture

  2. girdleverb

    gird, bind round

  3. girdleverb

    environ, encompass, surround, enclose, embrace, girt, shut in

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. girdlenoun

    cestus, sash, belt, band, cincture

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "girdle":

    corset, sheath, belt

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  1. Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet:

    You shall be free indeed when your days are not without a care nor your nights without a want and a grief, But rather when these things girdle your life and yet you rise above them naked and unbound.

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