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Synonyms for waist
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waist, waistlinenoun

    the narrowing of the body between the ribs and hips

    Synonyms:
    waistline, shank

  2. shank, waistnoun

    the narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole

    Synonyms:
    stem, waistline, cannon, shank

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Editors Contribution

  1. girth

    thickness of the middle

    what is you girth measurement

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. waistnoun

    Synonyms:
    middle part (as of the human body or a ship)

  2. waistnoun

    Synonyms:
    BODICE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. waistnoun

    Synonyms:
    corsage, bodice, blouse, basque, girth (waist measure)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "waist":

    size, belt, wrist, sizes

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How to use waist in a sentence?

  1. Jason Pellegrini:

    It was overwhelming, i rushed to move my car to higher ground, and by the time I got back I was in waist-deep water.

  2. Humphreys County:

    We've got some folks that are in their homes that had knee-deep, waist-deep water, that now the water has receded, you've seen us get a little emotional through some of this.

  3. Susana Calderon:

    I saw my husband when they put me on a stretcher to take me to hospital, he was very badly wounded. He had a broken arm, like me. He had many wounds on his back, his waist, his whole spine, his legs.

  4. Susana Calderon:

    I saw my husband when they put me on a stretcher to take me to hospital, i saw he was very badly wounded. He had a broken arm, like me. He had many wounds on his back, his waist, his whole spine, his legs.

  5. Kara Landau:

    Instead, it is fermented by the beneficial bacteria living in the gut. This fermentation process releases byproducts that improve the body’s insulin response, which help to prevent fat stored around the abdomen. Abdominal fat is highly correlated with diabetes, and a waist circumference larger than 35 inches in women and 40 inches in men is a risk factor for heart disease.


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