(n.) = gaff ; sash ; girdle ; obi. Nota: Prenda generalmente usada con los kimonos japoneses. Ex: As gaffs are an undergarment, they cannot be returned for hygienic reasons. Ex: Just one other question: why are some of the sashes worn from left shoulder to right hip or right shoulder to left hip?. Ex: Elizabethan men would sometimes wear girdles, the equivalent of the female corset, to obtain the wasp-waisted look!. Ex: Although there is some indication that the manner of wearing an obi indicated social rank, this had little to do karate and more with social traditions. (v.) = gird. Nota: Participio pasado girt o girded. Ex: The peaks and rocks of grotesque shapes are girded by clear streams and embraced by green trees and bamboo plants.