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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
girdle /'gə:dl/
  • danh từ
    • (Ê-cốt) cái vỉ (để) nướng bánh
    • thắt lưng
    • vòng đai
      • a girdle of green fields round a town: vòng đai cánh đồng xanh xung quanh thành phố
    • (kỹ thuật) vòng, vòng kẹp
    • (giải phẫu) đai
      • shoulder (pectoral) girdle: đai vai
      • hip (pelvic) girdle: đai hông, đai chậu
    • khoanh bóc vỏ (quanh thân cây)
    • to be under somebody's girdle
      • bị ai xỏ mũi, bị ai chi phối, bị ai điều khiển
  • ngoại động từ
    • thắt lưng; bao quanh bằng vòng đai
    • ôm
      • to girdle somebody's waist: ôm ngang lưng ai
    • bóc một khoanh vỏ (quanh thân cây)
Concise Dictionary
girdles|girdled|girdling'gɜrdl /'gɜːdl
noun
+an encircling or ringlike structure
+a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers
+a woman's close-fitting foundation garment
verb
+cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients
+put a girdle on or around

Advanced English Dictionary
noun, verb
+ noun
1 a piece of women's underwear that fits closely around the body from the waist to the THIGH, designed to make a woman look thinner
2 (literary) a thing that surrounds sth else: carefully tended lawns set in a girdle of trees
3 (old-fashioned) a belt or thick string fastened around the waist to keep clothes in position
+ verb [VN] (literary) to surround sth: A chain of volcanoes girdles the Pacific.


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