音标：[ weist ] 发音:
- Her hair nearly reached down to her waist .
- This skirt needs letting in at the waist .
- My left arm shall hook you round the waist .
- The coat is a bit tight at the waist .
- My sister gathered her new dress at the waist .
- His hands were clasped loosely around her waist .
- His waist measures forty inches round .
- This belt won't meet round my waist .
- Her hair comes down to her waist .
- The waist of the trousers is too loose .
The waist is the part of the abdomen between the rib cage and hips. On proportionate people, the waist is the narrowest part of the torso.