What is another word for girdle?

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[ ɡˈɜːdə͡l], [ ɡˈɜːdə‍l], [ ɡ_ˈɜː_d_əl]

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What is a girdle?

The word "girdle" derives from the Latin word "girdle", which means belt. A girdle is a belt-like device that is put around the waist to hold up the trousers or skirt. It is also used to make the bust look larger. The first girdles were made of leather, but nowadays, girdles are made of different materials, including metal, plastic and fabric.

There are many types of girdles, depending on their purpose.

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