Translation of waistline in Spanish:


cintura, n.

Pronunciation /ˈweɪs(t)ˌlaɪn/ /ˈweɪs(t)lʌɪn/

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  • 1

    (of body)
    cintura feminine
    talle masculine
    I'm watching my waistline estoy guardando la línea
    • Simply enter your weight and waistline measurements, the body shaper's built-in microprocessor will then automatically calculate and accumulate the burnt out calories.
    • Irish waistlines are expanding - half of the population is officially overweight and one in eight is obese, a 30% increase since 2000.
    • It's an ideal option for the growing number of drinkers and clubbers who are keen to watch their waistlines.
    • Nutrition information on menus moves us one step closer to smaller waistlines and healthier hearts.
    • Measuring around my non-existent waistline and…… hold on a minute, this can't be right.
    • It's quite clear to me that television plays a significant role in our expanding waistlines (especially for children).
    • At the moment, the only noticeable effect the walking has had on my size is on my waistline (my stomach in particular seems just as large as ever).
    • Schlosser believes the damage wrought by fast food companies on America is even deeper than adding inches to the national waistline.
    • When dieting, a person adopts certain procedures to reduce body flab and improve the waistline.
    • For me, low-rise jeans are a godsend because they help lengthen my waistline and give the illusion of more balanced proportions.
    • How can utopians dream of changing the world when it is so difficult to lose an inch off one's waistline?
    • The bottom of the pack should rest in the curve of the lower back and should not sit more than 4 inches below the waistline.
    • You can have a lower cholesterol count, a lower percent of body fat, a smaller waistline, a lower heart rate.
    • Show off your individual style in tailored jackets that trim inches off your waistline.
    • ICS workers will be offering information leaflets tailored to men's cancers while visitors can also get weighed and have their waistlines measured.
    • Six months after the procedure, these patients had an average weight loss of 5 pounds and a 3-inch decrease in the waistline.
    • Those who received a 20-mg dose lost an average of 20 pounds and trimmed their waistlines by three inches in one year.
    • A well-fitting bra can make a real difference to your shape, lifting your bust away from your waistline and making your body look longer and slimmer.
    • Keep track of your weight and your waistline, because improvements in weight or waist measurement can reduce your risk of getting diabetes.
    • For this reason, body fat can be as important as body weight when you are trying to reduce your waistline or change your lifestyle.
  • 2

    (of garment)
    talle masculine
    • What caught my eye first was that he was wearing a jacket with a waistline seam - not a full-blown Norfolk jacket, less obtrusive than that, but in that class.
    • Necklines are going down and waistlines going up!
    • We love the tailored waistline and flared skirt.
    • I have just bought a pair of jeans without a waistline.
    • Remove the pattern pieces and staystitch the waistline and any curved seamlines.
    • Always remember to remove your belt from your slacks before hanging them; this will prevent the waistline from distorting.
    • Ease the pants waistline slightly to fit the waistband.
    • Her baby blue tee stopped a few inches above the waistline of the jeans to reveal her slender back.
    • Instead of darts, gently ease the waistline to the waistband for the most flattering fit.
    • Areas on a knit garment where you want to eliminate stretch include: armholes, shoulder seams, waistlines, necklines and zippers.
    • The trousers have an enormous waistline that is loose around him and rise up to his chest when he sits.
    • A Basque waistline, or any drop-waist style that angles downward, will lengthen a short torso.
    • The house is best known for coats, and this season they introduced a new style with the waist cut high and a fuller volume below waistlines.
    • The asymmetrical pullover features a mandarin collar, a six button front opening and a buttoned window pocket, all above a raised waistline seam.
    • A suit with gathered fabric across the waistline can create the illusion of an hourglass figure in a woman who would like to look curvier.
    • The waistline seam at the center front may need to be lowered, tapering it back to normal at the side seam.
    • Dresses of printed chiffons and drop waistlines often with shoestring camisole style straps will feature strongly.
    • Sew six to eight more buttons - evenly spaced - on the front waistline seam for added interest.
    • Pear shaped women tend to have bigger bottoms so choose garments that have easing at the waistline with soft pleats and gathers.
    • The middle tapered into a slim, V-shaped waistline, and the collar was the square-cut neckline that was currently the fashion.