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1. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] a woman's close-fitting foundation garment.

Synonyms

  • foundation
  • corset
  • panty girdle
  • foundation garment

Antonyms

  • detach
  • uninformed
  • disarm
  • unbind

Etymology

  • grydel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Pelvic Girdle

  • spurdle
  • skurdal
  • wordell
  • hurdle

Example sentences of the word pelvic-girdle


1. Noun Phrase
A hip fracture can cause pain in the leg and waist, or pelvic girdle area.

2. Noun Phrase
These muscles support your pelvic girdle and spine and facilitate movements of your hips and torso.

2. girdle

verb. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] put a girdle on or around.

Synonyms

  • ring
  • surround
  • environ
  • skirt
  • border

Etymology

  • grydel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers.

Synonyms

  • cummerbund
  • waistband
  • cincture
  • sash
  • band

Antonyms

  • silence
  • defend
  • uncover
  • confront

Etymology

  • grydel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] an encircling or ringlike structure.

Synonyms

  • pelvic girdle
  • pelvis
  • skeletal structure
  • pelvic arch
  • hip

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • undress
  • enliven
  • stay

Etymology

  • grydel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. girdle

verb. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients.

Synonyms

  • deaden

Etymology

  • grydel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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