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Meaning of "girdle-like" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIRDLE-LIKE

girdle-like  [ˈɡɜːdəlˌlaɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIRDLE-LIKE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Girdle-Like is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GIRDLE-LIKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of girdle-like in the English dictionary

The definition of girdle-like in the dictionary is resembling a corset.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIRDLE-LIKE


bristlelike
ˈbrɪsəlˌlaɪk
camellike
ˈkæməlˌlaɪk
cymbal-like
ˈsɪmb əlˌlaɪk
funnel-like
ˈfʌn əlˌlaɪk
jewel-like
ˈdʒuːəlˌlaɪk
junglelike
ˈdʒʌŋɡəlˌlaɪk
mammal-like
ˈmæməlˌlaɪk
maplelike
ˈmeɪpəlˌlaɪk
metal-like
ˈmetəlˌlaɪk
needlelike
ˈniːdəlˌlaɪk
nettle-like
ˈnɛtəlˌlaɪk
opal-like
ˈəʊpəlˌlaɪk
petal-like
ˈpɛtəlˌlaɪk
saddle-like
ˈsædəlˌlaɪk
squirrel-like
ˈskwɪrəlˌlaɪk
swivel-like
ˈswɪvəlˌlaɪk
temple-like
ˈtempəlˌlaɪk
tinsel-like
ˈtɪnsəlˌlaɪk
tunnel-like
ˈtʌnəlˌlaɪk
vowel-like
ˈvaʊəlˌlaɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIRDLE-LIKE

girandole
girasol
girasole
Giraud
Giraudoux
gird
girder
girdle
girdle scone
girdle traverse
girdlecake
girdler
girdlescone
girdlestead
Girgenti
girl
girl band
girl Friday
Girl Guide
girl power

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIRDLE-LIKE

bird-like
cell-like
cloth-like
daughter-like
dislike
garden-like
guitar-like
hammer-like
human-like
jelly-like
like-for-like
oil-like
scale-like
shell-like
soul-like
stone-like
summer-like
tail-like
virus-like
water-like
woman-like

Synonyms and antonyms of girdle-like in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «girdle-like» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIRDLE-LIKE

Find out the translation of girdle-like to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of girdle-like from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «girdle-like» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

束带样
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

- faja como
570 millions of speakers

English

girdle-like
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

करधनी की तरह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مثل حزام
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Пояс - как
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cinto -like
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘের মত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ceinture - comme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Seperti girdle
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gürtel - wie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ガードルのような
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거들 과 같은
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Girdle-like
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tráng giống như
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வளைய போன்ற
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कंकण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

korse benzeri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cintura -come
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jak pas
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Пояс - як
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

brâu , cum ar fi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ζωνάρι - όπως
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gordel -agtige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gördel -liknande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

belte -lignende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of girdle-like

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRDLE-LIKE»

The term «girdle-like» is used very little and occupies the 176.300 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRDLE-LIKE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about girdle-like

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIRDLE-LIKE»

Discover the use of girdle-like in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to girdle-like and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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LIFE
No matter what brand or jjjj what price INTRODUCING The first new kind of Girdle in 11 years/ YouVe never seen a girdle like this, never felt a girdle like this, never enjoyed such comfort in any girdle It's a triumph of science — to fuse this new ...
2
The Primary Shoulder Girdle of the Bony Fishes
Brosme has the shoulder girdle like that of some of the blennoid fishes, as Anarrhichthys, or that of some zoarcoid fishes, as Aprodon, rather than like that of any gadoid fishes here represented. The scapular foramen is entirely contained within ...
Edwin Chapin Starks, 1930
3
Spinal Disorders: Fundamentals of Diagnosis and Treatment
... astrocytoma) Spinal hemorrhage spontaneous hemorrhage (AV malforsudden onset mation, cavernoma, anticoagulation) acute girdle pain increasing tetra-/ paraparesis Ischemic spinal cord ischemia of anterior spinal artery girdle-like pain ...
Norbert Boos, Max Aebi, 2008
4
The Diversity of Fishes: Biology, Evolution, and Ecology
Pelvic. girdle. The pelvic girdle, like the pectoral girdle, is usually not attached to the vertebral column in fishes as it is in tetrapods. In sharks, the pelvic girdle consists of the ischiopubic cartilages that ...
Gene Helfman, Bruce B. Collette, Douglas E. Facey, 2009
5
LIFE
First. NEW. KIND. of. Girdle. in. //. Years*. THERE'S never been a girdle like it! Playtex Fab-Lined Girdle gives you all the Playtex figure-slimming power and freedom of action, plus fabric next to your skin. Fabric is fused to the smooth latex  ...
6
The Owl Flies by Day
You need a girdle like the Indians need baksheesh consultants," he said with genuine disgust. "With your body, all you need is the absence of clothes." He caught her hand momentarily as she passed him on the way to the bedroom, but she ...
Dale Riepe, 1979
7
An Exposition of the Prophesie of Hosea: Begun in Divers ...
Cloatk-d with a garment down to the foot , and girt about the fast with a golden girdle, like the Priests, for so they were wont to be arrayed; And Rev. 1 5 .6. the Ministers of the Churches called by the name of Angels, are described, c loathed in ...
Jeremiah Burroughs, 1643
8
The Love Poems of John Donne
Off with that girdle, like heaven's zone glittering, But a far fairer world encompassing. Unpin that spangled breast-plate, which you wear, That th' eyes of busy fools may be stopped there. Unlace yourself, for that harmonious chime Tells me from ...
John Donne, 2010
9
The Greeks
... which steals the mind of even the steadiest person" (Illiad 14.216-17). The adornment of the bride included a girdle; indeed, one euphemism for the consummation of the marriage was the "unloosing of the girdle." The girdle, like the jewelry, ...
Jean-Pierre Vernant, 1995
10
Mallinatha's Ghantapatha on the Kiratarjuniya I-VI: ...
CANTO IV Stanza 4.1 Then the (Arjuna), loved by (all) men, in the presence of people, went to the country-side with its girdle-like cackling kalahamsas (and) showing the quality of whiteness on account of ripe crops (of rice), like (a girl), in the ...
Mallinātha, 1984

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIRDLE-LIKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term girdle-like is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Whoops! Jockey Skimmies Campaign Hopes To Save Women From …
... but without any of the girdle-like discomfort that comes along with compression fabrics. “We've had more than 2,000 reviews since then,” says ... «MediaPost Communications, Jun 15»
2
Ballet fitness trend: Does it really work or should you beware?
The deep abdominal wall, known as the TVA (core muscles), are ideally suited to perform girdle-like supportive function for your lower back ... «Al-Arabiya, Dec 14»
3
High School Reunion brings laughter and memories
... Crest white strips for a whiter smile, “age-defying make-up,” and a girdle-like Spanx contraption that would hold in my waist while hopefully ... «Los Angeles Post-Examiner, Sep 14»
4
Hollywood fitness trends: All that glitters isn't gold
The deep abdominal wall, known as the TVA (core muscles) is ideally suited to perform a girdle-like supportive function (around your lower abs ... «Al-Arabiya, Sep 14»
5
Spanx stretches into new territory with jeans, but promised magic is …
Can anyone in Spanx-land enlighten me on this jeans/jeggings/denim-girdle-like-device? Blakely, herself, will elucidate. "The magic of Spanx ... «NorthJersey.com, Aug 14»
6
Spanx debuts jeans, leaves us confused
Can anyone in Spanx-land enlighten me on this jeans/jeggings/denim-girdle-like-device? Blakely, herself, will elucidate. “The magic of Spanx ... «Toronto Star, Jul 14»
7
Miranda Lambert Takes Care of Her Face, Too
They are all girdle-like in their compression abilities but without all the bells, whistles, straps, buckles and lace of the ones your mom might've ... «CMT.com, Jun 14»
8
The Good Eye: Swimming While Fat
I am 12 years old, bathed in the fluorescent light of a department store dressing room, squeezing myself into a girdle-like "Miracle Suit. «Austin Chronicle, May 14»
9
Attire for black-tie events isn't black and white
I know that Spanx has a number that encases the body with a bra-and-girdle-like structure that covers the body from the bosom to the booty and ... «Chicago Tribune, Dec 13»
10
Exercising towards that ever elusive flat stomach
The deep abdominal wall TVA is ideally suited to perform a girdle-like supportive function (around your lower abs like a belt) allowing you to ... «Al-Arabiya, Oct 13»

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