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Waist

n.1.
1.That part of the human body which is immediately below the ribs or thorax; the small part of the body between the thorax and hips.
I am in the waist two yards about.
- Shak.
2.(Naut.) Hence, the middle part of other bodies; especially (Naut.), that part of a vessel's deck, bulwarks, etc., which is between the quarter-deck and the forecastle; the middle part of the ship.
3.A garment, or part of a garment, which covers the body from the neck or shoulders to the waist line.
4.A girdle or belt for the waist.
Waist anchor
See Sheet anchor, 1, in the Vocabulary.
Noun1.waist - the narrowing of the body between the ribs and hips
Synonyms: waistline
2.waist - the narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole
Synonyms: shank
To see a large full waist, signifies a pleasing and comfortable life. To see a small petite waist, signifies success in business and educational pursuits. To dream of an unhealthy, emaciated waist, signifies failure in business and educational pursuits.blouse, bodice, center, core, corsage, diameter, diaphragm, dickey, equator, heart, interior, kernel, linen, mean, median, middle, midmost, midriff, midst, nucleus, shift, shirt, thick, thick of things, waistline, zone
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Wailing Wall
Wailingly
Wailment
Waiment
Wain
Wain rope
Wainable
Wainage
Wainbote
Wainscot
wainscoted
Wainscoting
wainscotting
Wainwright
Wair
WAIS
-- Waist --
waist anchor
Waist circumference
waist pack
waist-deep
waist-high
Waistband
Waistcloth
Waistcoat
Waistcoateer
Waistcoating
Waister
waistline
Wait
wait on
wait state
Wait-a-bit
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