- a person or thing that girdles.
- any of several insects, as a beetle, Oncideres cingulata (twig girdler), that cut a groove around the bark of a twig, stem, etc.
- a person who makes girdles.
- a person or thing that girdles
- a maker of girdles
- any insect, such as the twig girdler, that bores circular grooves around the stems or twigs in which it lays its eggs