Übersetzung von “waist” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablewaist /weɪst/
the middle part of your body just above your hips
taille feminine

She tied a scarf around her waist.
Elle noua une écharpe autour de sa taille.
the part of a piece of clothing that covers your waist
taille feminine

The pants are too big in the waist.
Le pantalon est trop large à la taille.

(Übersetzung von “waist” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /weist/

(the measurement round) the narrow part of the human body between the ribs and hips

(tour de) taille
She has a very small waist.

the narrow middle part of something similar, eg a violin, guitar etc.


the part of an article of clothing which goes round one’s waist

Can you take in the waist of these trousers?
waisted adjective

shaped to fit round the waist

a waisted jacket.
waistband /ˈweisbӕnd/ noun

the part of a pair of trousers, skirt etc which goes round the waist

The waistband of this skirt is too tight.
waistcoat /ˈweiskəut/ noun

(American vest) a short, usually sleeveless jacket worn immediately under the outer jacket

a three-piece suit consists of trousers, jacket and waistcoat.

(Übersetzung von “waist” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)