Meaning of unwaisted in English:


Pronunciation /?n?we?st?d/


  • (of a dress) not having a structured waistline; loose-fitting.

    ‘A fortnight later, the parade over, our visitors were granted an audience with the Chief Worshipful Grand Orangutantrum, who wore a dog collar and a long, unwaisted priestly shift.’
    • ‘Her unwaisted dress is silk, the colors blending like tie-dye, and she wears her hair plaited under an embroidered square cap.’
    • ‘She was the first out onstage, in an aqua-blue, long-sleeved, unwaisted dress; it had half of a beaded brown sunburst emanating from her left hip.’