Definition of drop waist in English:

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drop waist

Pronunciation:
(also dropped waist)

noun

A style of waistline on a dress cut so that the seam is positioned at the hips rather than the waist.
Example sentences
  • Avoid any styles with a drop waist, which adds length to the torso.
  • Features include two outer pockets, an inner security pocket, a rollaway hood, Velcro cuffs, and a lower-back drop waist.
  • With very little thought as to what to wear, Adaela dressed in a light colored dress, sort of a dawn pink that had a dropped waist, rounded neckline, and sleeves that fluttered from the elbow.

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