Share this entry

British English: /weɪst/
American English: /weɪst/

Translation of waist in Italian:


  • 1 (Anatomy, Clothing) to have a 70 cm waist
    (skirt, person)
    avere una vita di 70 cm
    to be tight around the waist
    essere stretto di vita
    to put, have one's arm around somebody's waist
    cingere qualcuno alla vita o cingere con un braccio qualcuno
    to be waist-deep in water
  • 3 (of ship)
    parte (feminine) centrale

Definition of waist in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: