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Definition 1: stable gear consisting of a band around a horse's belly that holds the saddle in place - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for girth in the sense of this definition

(girth is a kind of ...) gear for a horse

(... is part of girth) stable gear consisting of an arrangement of leather straps fitted to a draft animal so that it can be attached to and pull a cart

Definition 2: the distance around a person's body - [noun denoting attribute]

(girth is a kind of ...) the size of something as given by the distance around it

(... is a kind of girth ) the expansion of a person's girth (especially at middle age)

"she exercised to avoid that middle-aged spread"

Definition 3: tie a cinch around - [verb of contact]

Samples where girth or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • cinch horses

Synonyms for girth in the sense of this definition

(girth is a kind of ...) cause to be firmly attached

"fasten the lock onto the door" "she fixed her gaze on the man"

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