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Synonyms for cincture

to encircle with or as if with a band

Synonyms for cincture

a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers

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by the stone cinctures of medieval or baroque fortifications, which
The pope condemns the sanctions again and again, and American Catholics don't know sanctions from cinctures.
Most of the old cinctures and constraints that used to exist-censorship of content is a blatant example - have been driven off the field.
The emergence of something called metafiction in the American sixties was and is hailed by academic critics as a radical aesthetic, a whole new literary form unshackled from the canonical cinctures of narrative and mimesis and free to plunge into reflexivity and self-conscious meditations on aboutness.