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The meaning of Girdles


Girdles – definition


A belt or cord worn round the waist.

Usage examples:

Her waist was defined by a gold chain girdle

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

Usage examples:

She wears corsets and girdles, tight and uncomfortable

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…

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…

Encircle (the body) with a girdle.

Usage examples:

The friar loosened the rope that girdled his waist

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

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

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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

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गर्डल्स, करधनी, कटिसूत्र, लपेटना, कमरबन्द, मेखला, परिखा, कमरबन्द बांधना, पेटी से बांधना, वृक्ष के चारों ओर खाई बनाना

Girdles: translate from English into Italian

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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

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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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