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Synonyms for waist
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Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  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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  1. girth

    thickness of the middle

    what is you girth measurement

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. waistnoun

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

  2. waistnoun

    Synonyms:
    BODICE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.0 / 1 vote

  1. waistnoun

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database3.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "waist":

    size, belt, wrist, sizes

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  1. Naama Haviv:

    The parents of the survivors were asked if they wanted to cover their faces and mask their identity to keep their privacy. But they said' No', they're tired of hiding and what they are is angry. They want people to know this is happening, the chief of pediatrics at the hospital shared photographs from waist down of the damage being done to these children, as young as 18 months old. It's horrific. Their bodies have literally been destroyed.

  2. Cleveland Cavaliers:

    If I had more world experience, there’s no way I would’ve put up with all that. Now that I ’m working in a professional environment, I realize that the way we were treated there was absolutely illegal. all of our game entertainment team members should be able to perform and engage with our fans without enduring harassment of any kind or inappropriate interaction or contact, the team said. Lacy Thibodeaux, Lacy Thibodeaux, said she was advised about holding her pompoms in a position to prevent fans from touching her butt or waist during photo ops.

  3. Paul Templer:

    My world went dark and strangely quiet. from the waist down, I could feel the water. I could feel I was wet in the river. From my waist up, it was different. I was warm, and it wasn’t wet like the river, but it wasn’t dry either. And it was just incredible pressure on my lower back. I tried to move around; I couldn’t.

  4. 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.

  5. Jane Caminos:

    A waist is a terrible thing to mind.


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