bangle definition

  • noun:
    • A rigid bracelet or anklet, particularly one with no clasp.
    • An ornament that hangs from a bracelet or necklace.
    • A rigid bracelet or anklet, specially one without any clasp.
    • A rigid bracelet or anklet, particularly one without clasp.
    • An ornament that hangs from a bracelet or necklace.
    • A rigid bracelet or anklet, specially one without clasp.
    • An ornamental circlet, of cup, gold, gold, or other material, used mainly by females, upon the wrist or ankle; a ring bracelet. It varies from other bracelets in-being rigid and not articulated, contrary to bracelets made of backlinks.
    • An ornamental circlet, of cup, silver, gold, or other material, worn mostly by women, upon the wrist or ankle; a ring bracelet. It differs off their bracelets in being rigid rather than articulated, contrary to bracelets made of links.
    • An ornamental band worn upon the arms and legs in India and Africa. Therefore A bracelet without a clasp; a ring-bracelet, typically with small ornaments suspended from this.
    • Nautical, a hoop of a spar.
    • An ornamental ring used upon the arms and legs in India and Africa. Therefore A bracelet without a clasp; a ring-bracelet, usually with tiny ornaments suspended from it.
    • precious jewelry used round the wrist for decoration
    • Nautical, a hoop of a spar.
    • low priced showy jewellery or decoration on clothes
    • jewelry used all over wrist for decoration
    • cheap showy precious jewelry or ornament on clothes
  • verb:
    • To waste, fritter (away).
    • To waste, fritter (away).
  • verb-transitive:
    • To waste by small and small; to fritter away.
    • To waste by small and little; to fritter away.
  • others:
    • To beat about or down, as corn by the wind.
    • To waste by small and small; squander negligently; fritter.
    • To beat about or down, as corn by the wind.
    • In falconry, to beat about floating around; flutter: stated of a hawk which cannot increase steadily and swoop straight down upon its prey.
    • To waste by small and little; squander carelessly; fritter.
    • To flap or hang down loosely, as a hat-brim or an animal's ear.
    • In falconry, to beat about floating around; flutter: said of a hawk which will not increase steadily and then swoop down upon its prey.
    • To flap or hang-down loosely, as a hat-brim or an animal's ear.

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