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English definition of “waistband”

waistband

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈweɪstbænd/
the strip of material at the top of a pair of trousers or a skirt that goes around the waistParts of clothes
(Definition of waistband from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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