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



BrE BrE//ˈdrɔːstrɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdrɔːstrɪŋ//
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a piece of string sewn inside the material at the top of a bag, pair of trousers/pants, etc. that can be pulled tighter in order to make the opening smaller They fasten with a drawstring. a drawstring waist
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: drawstring