Definition of short-waisted in US English:

short-waisted

adjective

  • See short waist

    • ‘Still shirtless, Ashton was now wearing a short-waisted, highly embroidered bullfighter's jacket.’
    • ‘I had two bridesmaids, one a petite size 4, and the other a short-waisted size 14.’
    • ‘If you happen to be short-waisted as well, you look like a doofus with your blouse tucked in.’
    • ‘I happen to be very short-waisted with a curvy figure.’
    • ‘If you're short-waisted, make the waistband as narrow as you like.’

Pronunciation

short-waisted

/ˌSHôrtˈwāstəd//ˌʃɔrtˈweɪstəd/