Definition of pinch waist in English:

pinch waist

noun

  • A tightly fitted waist on a jacket, suit, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Edna Ferber (1887–1968), novelist and playwright. From pinch- + waist.

Pronunciation

pinch waist

/ˈpɪn(t)ʃweɪst/