A band or strap which encircles the body; especially, one by which a saddle is fastened upon the back of a horse.
- The distance around something; the circumference.
- Size; bulk: a person of large girth.
- A strap encircling an animal's body in order to secure a load or saddle on its back; a cinch.
- To measure the circumference of.
- To encircle.
- To secure with a girth.