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The meaning of Girdles

ˈɡəːd(ə)l

Girdles – definition

noun

A belt or cord worn round the waist.

Usage examples:

Her waist was defined by a gold chain girdle
noun

A woman's elasticated corset extending from waist to thigh.

Usage examples:

She wears corsets and girdles, tight and uncomfortable
noun

The part of a cut gem dividing the crown from the base and embraced by the setting.

Usage examples:

The stone is next mounted on a lathe and, using a second diamond, the points of the crystal are gro…
noun

A ring made around a tree by removing bark.

Usage examples:

Girdling brought about carbohydrate (soluble sugar and starch) accumulation in leaves and shoot bar…
verb

Encircle (the body) with a girdle.

Usage examples:

The friar loosened the rope that girdled his waist
verb

Cut through the bark all the way round (a tree or branch), typically in order to kill it or to kill a branch to make the tree more fruitful.

Usage examples:

Sometimes the trees were completely girdled and died
noun

A heavy, flat iron plate that is heated and used for cooking food; a griddle.

Usage examples:

Place a girdle or heavy non-stick frying pan on a medium heat.

Girdles translation into English

Girdles: translate from English into Chinese

Translate girdles into Chinese (Simplified)}
腰带, 带, 带子, 束, 包围, 抹

Girdles: translate from English into Dutch

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Gordels, Gordel, Omgorden, Riem, Ceintuur, Omgeven, Omringen

Girdles: translate from English into French

Translate girdles into French}
Ceintures, Ceinture, Gaine, Encercler, Plaque, Région, Baguer, Se ceindre, Faire ceindre

Girdles: translate from English into German

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Gürtel, Gurt, Hüfthalter, Mieder

Girdles: translate from English into Hindi

Translate girdles into Hindi}
गर्डल्स, करधनी, कटिसूत्र, लपेटना, कमरबन्द, मेखला, परिखा, कमरबन्द बांधना, पेटी से बांधना, वृक्ष के चारों ओर खाई बनाना

Girdles: translate from English into Italian

Translate girdles into Italian}
Cinture, Cintura, Guaina, Busto

Girdles: translate from English into Korean

Translate girdles into Korean}
거들, 띠, 띠로 조르다, 황도대, 일주하다

Girdles: translate from English into Russian

Translate girdles into Russian}
Пояса, Пояс, Кушак, Кольцо, Обойма, Кольцевать, Тонкий пласт песчаника, Крупное сито для руды, Подпоясывать, Окружать, Обнимать, Пояс-корсет

Girdles: translate from English into Spanish

Translate girdles into Spanish}
Fajas, Faja, Ceñidor, Pretina, Ceñir, Rodear por, Hacer faja

Word origin

late Middle English: variant of griddle.

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