Definition of midriff noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈmɪdrɪf//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪdrɪf//
Body parts
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the middle part of the body between the chest and the waist a bare midriff See related entries: Body parts Word OriginOld English midhrif, from mid ‘in the middle’ + hrif ‘belly’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: midriff