girdle

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1 girdle /ˈgɚdl̟/ noun
plural girdles
1 girdle
/ˈgɚdl̟/
noun
plural girdles
Learner's definition of GIRDLE
[count]
: something that wraps or circles around something else
specifically : a tight piece of clothing worn especially in the past by women under other clothes to make the area around the waist look thinner
2 girdle /ˈgɚdl̟/ verb
girdles; girdled; girdling
2 girdle
/ˈgɚdl̟/
verb
girdles; girdled; girdling
Learner's definition of GIRDLE
[+ object] formal
: to form a circle around (something) or to surround (something)
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