waist-high

[ weyst-hahy ]
/ ˈweɪstˈhaɪ /
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adjective

extending as high as the waist: a waist-high hedge.

Nearby words

  1. wais-r,
  2. waist,
  3. waist of heart,
  4. waist pack,
  5. waist-deep,
  6. waistband,
  7. waistcloth,
  8. waistcoat,
  9. waistcoating,
  10. waisted

Origin of waist-high

First recorded in 1590–1600

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