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short-waisted

[ shawrt-wey-stid ]
/ ˈʃɔrtˈweɪ stɪd /
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adjective
of less than average length between the shoulders and waistline; having a high waistline.
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Origin of short-waisted

First recorded in 1580–90
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short-waisted

adjective
unusually short from the shoulders to the waist
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