What does the word waistband mean?

Usage examples for waistband

  1. All I know is that he popped one into the officer's waistband. – A Damsel in Distress by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  2. She said she was bueno, meaning good, better, and spoke again of the bottle which she was carrying carefully hidden in her waistband. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory
  3. His eyes glistened in concentration as he dropped to his knees and retrieved a small bag from his waistband. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover