Definition of ceinture in English:
noun (plural ceintures pronounced same)rare
A girdle or belt.
- I asked her to consult the evidence of her eyes, and whether such a costume, braided hair with jewels, and an embroidered gown with rich ceinture, had at all a manly appearance.
- She forms a knot in Guigemar's chemise that only she can untie, and he places a ceinture around her waist that only he can unfasten.
- Most recognizable were the brightly colored, woven sashes, or ceintures.
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