Simple Definition of bangle
: a large stiff ring that is worn as jewelry around the arm, wrist, or ankle
Full Definition of bangle
1 : a stiff usually ornamental bracelet or anklet slipped or clasped on
2 : an ornamental disk that hangs loosely (as on a bracelet)
Examples of bangle
She wore plastic bangles on both wrists.
<wore a bracelet with small silver bangles on it>
Origin of bangle
First Known Use: 1787
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