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waisted

[wey-stid] /ˈweɪ stɪd/
adjective
1.
having a waist of a specified kind (usually used in combination):
long-waisted; high-waisted.
2.
(of an object, a container, etc.) shaped like a waist; having concave sides:
a waisted vase.
Origin of waisted
1575-1585
1575-85; waist + -ed3
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  • Buttar waisted as if it had been dirt, coles flung away, candles burnt at both ends, tea and meat the same.

    The History of Samuel Titmarsh William Makepeace Thackeray
  • He is waisted with water-bottles and mess-tins from which peep forth bottles of wine and beer.

  • “Only waisted,” laughingly said Jack, and then apologized for getting off such an atrocious pun.

British Dictionary definitions for waisted

waisted

/ˈweɪstɪd/
adjective
1.
  1. having a waist or waistlike part: a waisted air-gun pellet
  2. (in combination): high-waisted
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Word Origin and History for waisted
adj.

c.1400, "fitted with a (specified type of) waist," from waist.

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