waistline Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “waistline” in the English Dictionary

"waistline" in British English

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waistlinenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈweɪst.laɪn/
an ​imaginaryline going round the ​narrowestpart of ​yourwaist: a ​bulging/​expanding waistline She ​startedjoggingtwice a ​week to ​try to ​reduce her waistline.
(Definition of waistline from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"waistline" in American English

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waistlinenoun [C]

 us   /ˈweɪst·lɑɪn/

waistline noun [C] (CLOTHING PART)

the ​part of a ​piece of ​clothing that ​covers the ​waist

waistline noun [C] (PERSON'S SIZE)

the ​measuredsize of ​yourwaist: When he went off his ​diet, his waistline ​started to ​grow.
(Definition of waistline from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “waistline”
in Chinese (Simplified) 腰围, 腰围线…
in Turkish bel ölçüsü, bel çevresi…
in Russian обхват талии…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腰圍, 腰圍線…
in Polish talia, pas…
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