Definition of anklet
1 : something (such as an ornament) worn around the ankle
2 : a short sock reaching slightly above the ankle
Recent Examples of anklet from the Web
And just in case that wasn’t opulent enough, doubling down with a delicate diamond anklet.
One of the skeletons had an ornate anklet around its six-toed foot but carried no such offering on its five-toed foot.
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First Known Use of anklet
ANKLET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of anklet for English Language Learners
: a band, ring, or chain that is worn around the ankle
ANKLET Defined for Kids
Definition of anklet for Students
1 : something (as an ornament) worn around the ankle
2 : a short sock reaching just above the ankle
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