drawstring drawstring

Definition(s):

  • (n) a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. If there is any shop in London that carries drawstring shorts I wasn't able to find it.
  2. A strong drawstring run through eyelets in the four flaps, allows the covering to be tied securely, neatly over the hoof.
  3. Even the clothes Leo's wearing, the Puma cap, baggy drawstring pants, a chain with his grandmother's cross and a T shirt with a devil on it, can't have been chosen randomly.

News

  1. When your mate gains weight

    No more jackets, hats, boots or gloves. It is time to bring out the shorts, tank tops, flip-flops and, oh yeah, the dreaded swim suits. Funny. The suit seemed to go on a lot easier at the end of last summer. The drawstring on the board shorts didn’t appear to strain to connect the two ends. Is it possible that you might have grown taller over the winter, since the one-piece bathing suit doesn’t ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Courier News

  2. Caroline Brasch Nielsen, off-duty in the afternoon sun

    Posted in Fashion / Fashion blog / Fashion pictures / Paris fashion week / Street style It’s not the first time we’ve featured a shot of Caroline Brasch Nielsen in this particular ensemble; a patterned billowy blouse tucked into a pair of nonchalant drawstring pants, and purple hued sunglasses and bag detail to match it all together. When I snapped this moment in Paris, however, she was just ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  3. 2nd Annual FPM Basketball Camp

    Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs will be hosting Team Green Basketball Academy at Floral Park Memorial High School from July 8 to 11.The camp is open to children of all skill levels ages 5-18. The camp fee is $250, which includes a t-shirt, lunch, drawstring backpack, and prizes during contests.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Floral Park Dispatch

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Quotes

  1. "You know, you don't know what happens," Jackson said after the game. "Guys can break a shoelace and go out, the pants break down, drawstring falls apart."
    on Jun 6, 2008 By: Phil Jackson Source: CNN International

  2. "It just takes a moment for a child to be seriously injured or even killed riding a bicycle, playing on the playground, using a movable soccer goal, wearing a jacket with a drawstring or by a recalled product," said Tenenbaum. "Let's keep...
    on Sep 8, 2009 By: Inez Tenenbaum Source: Reuters

  3. "On the second rack, my drawstring broke," Gibson said. "Every time I shot, my pants would literally go to my knees. At one point I thought about taking them off, but I think it was a PG-13 type of event."
    on Feb 16, 2008 By: Daniel Gibson Source: SportingNews.com

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