UK / US adjective, adverb
covering the bottom part of someone's body up to their waist

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  • waist-deep — adjective, adverb deep enough to reach your waist: waist deep in muddy water …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Waist Deep in the Big Muddy — is a song written by Pete Seeger in 1967 during the Vietnam War. The song tells the story of a platoon wading in a river in Louisiana on a practice patrol in 1942. The captain orders the platoon to continue, until they re finally up to their… …   Wikipedia

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  • waist-deep — adjective As deep as would reach to the waist (of a standing person). Syn: waist high …   Wiktionary

  • waist-deep — /wayst deep /, adj. being at or rising to the level of the waist. [1755 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • waist-deep — immersed to the waist, submerged to the hips …   English contemporary dictionary

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