"waistcloth" Definition

  1. n. A cloth or wrapper worn about the waist; by extension, such a garment worn about the hips and passing between the thighs.
  2. n. A covering of canvas or tarpaulin for the hammocks, stowed on the nettings, between the quarterdeck and the forecastle.

More About waistcloth

Position in dictionary: 108533 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "waistcloth": 1
Words that end with "waistcloth": 1
Words that contain "waistcloth": 1
Next words in dictionary: waistcoat, waistcoateer, waistcoating, waister, wait
Previous words in dictionary: waistband, waist, wair, wainwright, wainscoting

English Dictionary Definition of waistcloth

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